Largest Federal Union Raises Alarm At VA Staffing Crisis Using Wrong Data

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Phil Glover, National Vice President of the American Federation of Government Employees, District 3, speaks during a noon-time rally on Independence Mall to protest proposed cuts in federal funding in Philadelphia

‘We all know that one vacancy is too many’

Bill Would Stop VA From Paying Employees For Union Work While Vets Wait

Investigative Group | Luke Rosiak
Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake on CNN's "State of the Union." (Screen shot: CNN)

1,600 VA employees paid by taxpayers to work for their union instead of vets

Molesting Kids, Homicide Not Enough To Keep These Two Guys Off VA Payroll

Investigative Group | Luke Rosiak
Kevin Campbell, Veterans Affairs sex offender (Alaska government photo) with Getty image of prison

‘Not ashamed that he killed a guy’

EPA Union Bosses Call Trump's Budget Cuts 'A Declaration Of War'

Energy | Michael Bastasch
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 4: Plaque outside the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in downtown Washington, DC on May 4, 2015. (Credit: Mark Van Scyoc/Shutterstock)

‘This is only the first year’

Republicans Blast VA For Putting Unions Ahead Of Veterans Care

Politics | Kathryn Watson

‘I love the way government works — a fancy name, official time’

Chaffetz Wants Federal Officials Guilty Of Sexual Misconduct Fired Faster

Politics | Ethan Barton
The Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Jason Chaffetz (R-CA) (R) during questioning. Washington U.S. July 7, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron - RTX2K7FV

‘I’m very excited we get to actually do the reform part of this’

Here's How Donald Trump Could Break The VA Union

Politics | Luke Rosiak
AFGE photo, CC by 2.0 license, Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/labor2008/5889131686/

Republicans controlling the White House and Congress make reform more likely

VA Hires Another Sex Offender To Care For Vulnerable, Elderly Vets

Defense | Luke Rosiak
VA sex offender Edwin Trinidad. Photo from Puerto Rico government's sex offender registry.

Puerto Rico VA hospital seems to be a magnet for wide variety of criminals

GOP Sen Asks His Party To Support Democratic Bill In Totally Last-Minute Vote

US | Luke Rosiak
Republican Senator Johnny Isakson Interview
Won't even agree to limit bonuses to $360 MILLION a year

VA 'Candy Man' May Keep His Job Despite No Medical License

US | Luke Rosiak
State Budget Cuts Threaten To End Assistance For Homecare To Elderly

VA says to call the cops on reporter to keep the decision secret

Federal Employee Union Membership Gets Big Boost

US | Kathryn Watson
Photo credit: AFGE https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/

Largest annual increase In 8 years

Union Officials Admit They Let Veterans Die Rather Than Talk To Republicans

US | Luke Rosiak
Homeless Veterans Get Medical Care And Supplies At "Stand Down Event"

‘Who knows what kind of lives could’ve been saved’

Leaked Tape: Union Prez Calls VA Chair 'A Fool,' Says He'll 'Whoop' VA Sec's 'Ass'

Politics | Jonah Bennett
House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., wants to give the VA the power to take away VA bonuses. (Alex Wong, Getty Images)

‘I’m prepared to work with Bob McDonald. But I am also prepared to whoop Bob McDonald’s ass.’

Environmentalists And Unions Worried About EPA Funding Cuts

Energy | Andrew Follett
A $5 dollar bill on fire. Photo by Mike Poresky on Flickr/Creative Commons

ACLU accused the EPA of attempting to suppress information about the crisis

$25,000 In Gift Cards Plus 6 Other Ways Unions Abuse Dues

Business | Connor D. Wolf
People count money (REUTERS/Andrew Kelly)

How is your union spending funds?

Gov't Union Wants To End Bill That Would Recoup Bonuses From Corrupt VA Employees

US | Jonah Bennett
American Federation of Government Employees

Union fighting tooth and nail to kill bill recouping VA bonuses

Bernie Loses Another Union Endorsement To Hillary

Elections | Connor D. Wolf
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at an election campaign event in Orlando, Florida December 2, 2015. (REUTERS/Scott Audette)

‘AFGE can count on Hillary Clinton to help us get it done’

Gov't Union President Leads Employees In Protest Against VA For Avoiding Scandal At The Hines Facility

US | Jonah Bennett
Chicago Area Hines Veterans Hospital

‘It was like a punch in the gut when we heard VA Secretary McDonald was…not planning on visiting Hines’

Cuts To Military Civilian Workforce Scorned By Union

US | Connor D. Wolf
A US soldier keeps watch at the scene following a suicide car bomb attack on a European Union police vehicle along the Kabul-Jalalabad road in Kabul on January 5, 2015. A suicide car bomb hit a European Union police vehicle in Kabul on January 5, killing at least one passer-by but not injuring any of the passengers, officials said, days after the NATO combat mission ended in Afghanistan. AFP PHOTO / Wakil KOHSAR (Photo credit should read WAKIL KOHSAR/AFP/Getty Images)

‘These arbitrary cuts will have similarly adverse impacts on war fighters and taxpayers’