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9 days ago

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Facts on the Emergency Leave Transfer Program

As soon a Hurricane Harvey hit, NTEU reached out to the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) asking if OPM would authorize agencies to put in place emergency leave transfer programs (ELTP) to help federal employees dealing with hardships in the aftermath of the storm. After OPM did this, NTEU urged agencies to immediately establish ELTPs. Several agencies have done so.

July 12, 2017

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Fight to Save the Student Loan Forgiveness Program is Personal

More than 500,000 federal employees participate in the Student Loan Forgiveness Program, targeted for elimination in the administration’s fiscal 2018 budget proposal.