FAA Privatization

General Info
What We Know: FAA Privatization introduced as legislation in 2016 (co-sponsored by Congressman LoBiondo) – legislation was pulled and replaced with a short-term funding bill . Congress is expected to introduce legislation based upon privatization by 4/1/17. This is not similar to Flight Service Privatization; this is not similar to the Post Office; this is something that has never been done before. Possible Impacts to You: Expect negative impacts to retirement, benefits and terms of employment. AFGE cannot represent private-sector employees – the impact of this is unclear. Private corporation’s policies and procedures have not been developed, so impacts may be extensive, in the current environment one could expect limitations to bargaining, representation and benefits. It is unclear what happens if your position is not transitioned to the corporation. What…
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Brotherhood Be Aware Of FAA Privatization Initiatives

General Info, Legislation
In the next few weeks or months we could see some of these initiatives become alive again.  It is important to be aware of the details in order to give the good fight!  We need your involvement.  Call your senators and representatives.  As always, never download this items using your goverment issued computer. http://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/business-aviation/2016-12-22/2016-year-review-short-term-faa-bill-resets-debate-atc-reform http://transportation.house.gov/news/documentsingle.aspx?DocumentID=401028 http://transportation.house.gov/news/documentsingle.aspx?DocumentID=399699 Check our Library.  We have studies on privatization.
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2017 Collective Bargaining Agreement Signed !!!!

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AFGE Local 200 January 9 at 11:43am · Brothers and Sisters!!! We have a signed contract!!! The conversion should happen in a few weeks. Feel free to email any of the stewards with any questions. Also, the pay band maximums just went up so our many step 10’s shouldn't be maxed out. 2017 CBA - FAA and AFGE Local 200 FINAL SIGNED OFFICIAL
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