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2009-09-08 12:03:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Congressional Budget Office's Sept. 2 cost analysis of the conversion of Transportation Security Administration employees from the current pay system to the General Schedule confirmed what the American Federation of Government Employees has been saying all along -- employees have been low-balled and unfairly treated under TSA's Performance Accountability Standards System (PASS). The cost analysis estimated that Transportation Security...

2009-06-26 07:55:00

Union Reiterates Call to End Personnel Scheme WASHINGTON, June 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- John Gage, AFGE national president, testified today before the Defense Business Board Task Group, which has been asked by the Department of Defense to review the controversial National Security Personnel System, (NSPS). AFGE called on the Task Force to immediately terminate NSPS and move the employees back to the General Schedule. In addition to the testimony by Gage, defense civilian employees...

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This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.