AFGE supports Senate approval of FAA Reauthorization Bill

The American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) has announced its support of the Senate´s approval of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Reauthorization Bill to fund the TSA, the company said.

The bipartisan bill funds the agency for five years and rejects proposals to privatize the agency´s Air Traffic Control function. It also includes USD 1.7 billion in funding for disaster relief following Hurricane Florence.

The American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE), the union representing TSA officers and some FAA employees, applauds the measure.

The American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) is the largest federal employee union, representing 700,000 workers.