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DHS Shutdown Averted


 

 

NTEU Reacts To Stop-Gap DHS Funding Bill

After Congress passed a stop-gap funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), NTEU renewed its call for lawmakers to pass a full-year DHS appropriations bill as quickly as possible to end the shutdown threat once and for all.

"While the temporary Continuing Resolution avoids shutting down DHS this weekend, it buys Congress just a few days. The exercise in anxiety continues for more than 200,000 dedicated DHS employees who deserve to be treated with dignity and respect given the critically important work they do," NTEU National President Colleen M. Kelley said.

The day before the midnight deadline, as Congress was debating the issue, some DHS employees were receiving informal furlough notices and others were handed letters informing them they must continue to work with no pay. "This is very disheartening for these dedicated professionals who protect our nation every day," Kelley said. More

Urge Congress to pass a full-year funding bill for DHS before the short-term funding bill expires on Friday!

Get updates, helpful resources and more on NTEU's DHS Shutdown page.


UPDATED! Urge Congress to pass a full-year funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security before the short-term funding bill expires on March 6!

ButtonACT NOW! Ask your lawmakers to support legislation requiring that DHS employees not lose pay due to a shutdown and ensuring that employees who have to work aren't barred from taking leave.

TAKE ACTION! Ask your members of Congress to co-sponsor the FAIR Act, which would provide federal employees with a 3.8 percent pay increase for 2016.


 

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