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Social Security Advocates Rally in Cleveland

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From WREG Memphis: “Government Employees Protest Shut Down of SSA Office”

November 19, 2012 by Elise Preston (Memphis) About a dozen government union workers holding signs pleading with the federal government to keep the east Memphis Social Security office open, lined Players Club Parkway Monday. The parking lot is full, but the … Continue reading

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AFGE Joins Social Security Advocacy Groups in Requesting Adequate Funding for SSA in FY 2014

The American Federation of Government Employees joined other Social Security advocacy groups and organizations in requesting adequate funding be dedicated to SSA operations in the president’s fiscal year 2014 budget. In a letter to Office of Management and Budget(OMB) Acting … Continue reading

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Social Security Union Expresses Concerns Over SSA Office Hour Reductions

The AFGE Social Security Council  expressed concerns today about plans by the Social Security Administration (SSA) to reduce the number of  hours at field offices open to the public. According to the agency’s announcement, as of November 19, 2012, offices … Continue reading

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AFGE and the National Social Security Council Say Social Security Administration Office Closures Could Limit Access for Thousands

AFGE and the National Social Security Council Say Social Security Administration Office Closures Could Limit Access for Thousands Offices in Mississippi; Alaska; Kentucky; Washington, DC; Georgia; and Iowa slated to close September 30. (Washington) – Representatives from the National Social … Continue reading

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Largest Federal Employee Union, Social Security Administration Reach Agreement

Conceptual Contract Agreement Achieved after 27 Months of Negotiations After 27 months of negotiations, the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) and the Social Security Administration have reached a conceptual agreement for the terms of the new national contract. “It’s … Continue reading

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SSA PERFORMANCE RATING RULING COULD IMPACT ALL SSA WORKERS

Social Security Administration employees who have received lower performance ratings from their managers without any advance notice that their performance was declining may be able to get their ratings reversed. Arbitrator Linda Johnson has found that SSA violated its national … Continue reading

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