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AFEU Advocacy on the Hill in pictures (April 2016)

AFEU Advocacy on the Hill in pictures (April 2016)

Seven AFEU representatives met with Senators and House Representatives in Washington DC. NASA Civil Servant issues and advocacy for NASA’s budget during...

Advocacy on the Hill

Advocacy on the Hill

Seven AFEU members (six board members and a “new voice” member) traveled across the country to Washington, DC to meet...

RARE FEGLI Life Insurance Open Season coming in September 2016

RARE FEGLI Life Insurance Open Season coming in September 2016

Upcoming RARE FEGLI Open Season – September 2016 An Open Season for Federal employees to increase their FEGLI coverage is...

AFEU on Capitol Hill

AFEU on Capitol Hill

Stone and Hamilton Visit Capitol Hill Lee Stone, Western Federal Area VP/IFPTE Local 30 President, and George Hamilton, NASA Council...

Long-time AFEU Member Dr. Walt Johnson retirement send-off

Long-time AFEU Member Dr. Walt Johnson retirement send-off

Long-time AFEU Member, Dr. Walt Johnson (Code TH, Human-Systems Integration Division), had a few high-placed dignitaries drop by his recent...

AFEU-Secured Menlo Survey Federal Credit Union (MSFCU) Emergency (ASMSE) Loan Program

AFEU-Secured Menlo Survey Federal Credit Union (MSFCU) Emergency (ASMSE) Loan Program

Recently, AFEU worked with Menlo Survey Federal Credit Union (MSFCU, https://www.menlosurveyfcu.com/), USGS’s credit union, to allow NASA employees to become...

AFEU Chili

AFEU Chili

We had so much fun talking to you at the Chili Cookoff yesterday. For those that asked, here is the...

Federal Employees Will Pay More in Health Care Costs in 2016

Federal Employees Will Pay More in Health Care Costs in 2016

Federal employees (and retirees) will pay an average of 7.4% more for our Federal Employee Health Benefits.  According to an...

OPM breach – freeze your credit?

OPM breach – freeze your credit?

I’ve frozen my credit, given the severity of the OPM breach and given where I am in my life. This...

OPM Breach and cybersecurity legislation

OPM Breach and cybersecurity legislation

Sen. Ron Wyden has some wise words about cybersecurity legislation given the OPM breach: Let’s cut to the end of...