WASHINGTON, March 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tune in now to AFGE's "Inside Government" to learn more about the House GOP 2013 budget proposal. The show, which originally aired on Friday, March 23, is now available on demand.
AFGE Public Policy Director Jacque Simon analyzed the House Republican budget proposal and the potential impact on federal workers and public services.
AFGE 3rd District National Vice President Keith Hill looked at challenges Transportation Security Officers face at the workplace, and staffing and funding deficiencies at the Federal Bureau of Prisons.
Lastly, State University of New York at Stony Brook Center for Study of Working Class Life Director Michael Zweig discussed his book, "The Working Class Majority: America's Best Kept Secret". The book explains the U.S. class system in terms of power, rather than income or lifestyle. Zweig also addressed the role labor unions play in protecting the working class.
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"Inside Government" is a one-hour weekly nationwide radio/Internet program dedicated to issues that impact federal and D.C. government employees. The show airs each Friday at 10 a.m. on Federal News Radio 1500 AM in Washington, D.C., and online at www.federalnewsradio.com. It is also available to millions of iPod users through Apple's iTunes podcast. "Inside Government" is produced by the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE), the nation's largest federal employee union, representing 625,000 workers in the federal government and the government of the District of Columbia.
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