After receiving a report about yesterday’s bargaining session with HHS, NTEU National President Tony Reardon has decided to ask for a meeting with Secretary Azar much earlier than previously planned. It is clear that the team representing HHS has no interest in reaching an agreement with NTEU. If we want Secretary Azar to intervene, we need to seek his intervention earlier. Therefore, Tony has asked him to meet next Friday, August 10. We don’t know his availability or even if he will agree to meet with Tony but, regardless, Tony will personally deliver a hard copy of the petition that thousands of employees have signed asking the Secretary to do right by employees and instruct his negotiators to pursue an agreement that makes HHS a model employer among federal agencies. Continue reading “Term Bargaining — Request to Meet with Secretary Azar and Petition Delivery”
Tony has asked Secretary Azar for a meeting on Friday, August 10, to discuss term bargaining.