August-November 2016 Issue of NTEU Status Call

Here is the August-November 2016 issue of Status Call, containing information on NTEU’s many important legal battles on behalf of federal employees.

NTEU Status Call, Vol. XXVIII, No. 3, August - November 2016
NTEU Status Call, Vol. XXVIII, No. 3, August – November 2016

Calendar Year 2017 Pay Raise

Money in walletThe White House issued an Executive Order implementing a 2.1 percent average pay increase for General Schedule federal employees effective with the first pay period of 2017. Here are the resulting 2017 General Schedule pay tables. Continue reading “Calendar Year 2017 Pay Raise”

A Fight Over FDA Travel Changes

November/December 2016 NTEU Bulletin
November/December 2016 NTEU Bulletin

Reprinted from the November/December 2016 NTEU Bulletin.

It is not uncommon for federal employees to go the distance to get the job done.

For some, that distance is simply a lot farther away. In the case of NTEU members at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) it may mean a trip to China, parts of Europe, or South America to inspect plants and factories involved with food and products destined for the U.S. market.

Continue reading “A Fight Over FDA Travel Changes”