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IFPTE Calls On Congress to Extend FLTCIP Renewal Deadline

Following up on last week’s request to Hill lawmakers requesting legislation to provide relief to participants enrolled in the Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program (FLTCIP), IFPTE legislative staff followed up this week urging Congress to legislate an extension on the renewal deadline, which is currently set for September 30th.

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House of Representatives Takes Aim at Worker Overtime Compensation

The House is set to vote this week on HR 6094, legislation aimed at delaying and ultimately blocking implementation of the Department of Labor’s new overtime regulations that could raise the wages of millions of workers.

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IFPTE Requests Deadline Delay, Legislation to Protect FLTCIP Participants

As the deadline nears for participants in the federal long term care insurance program to decide to stay in or get out, IFPTE sends a letter to House lawmakers.

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Issa H-1B bill falls short of protecting U.S. jobs and H-1B workers

On the eve of a House Judiciary Committee mark-up of H-1B reform legislation authored by Rep. Darrell Issa, IFPTE urges lawmakers to oppose it, saying that the bill, "will not prevent the displacement of U.S. workers, and it ignores the many critical reforms needed to truly fix the flawed H-1B visa program."

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2016 Dominick D. Critelli, Jr. Annual Scholarships
Dominick D. Critelli, Jr. Scholarship applications now available

IFPTE will be awarding four college scholarships of $2,500 each to children or grandchildren of IFPTE members.
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Sunday, November 13, 2016 - Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Coalition of Labor Union Women NEB & Women's Leadership Skills Conference

Conference sessions are designed to give union women skills so they can play prominent roles in their unions and their communities.

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