May 9, 2022 | No Random Drug Testing for BUEs

Attention Bargaining Unit Employees! USDA is set to resume random drug testing for employees. If you are: 1) a bargaining unit employee, and 2) asked to undergo a random drug test, your rights as a Bargaining Unit Employee have been broken. Many years back, NAAE fought for your privacy and was issued a permanent injunction … May 9, 2022 | No Random Drug Testing for BUEs Read More »

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May 6, 2022 | HPAI Mandatory TDYs

Bargaining Unit Members! Get ready! As an emergency response Agency, APHIS employees can be “called-out” to assist on emergency TDYs. The US is currently facing an unprecedented Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) outbreak and mandatory emergency deployments are about to occur within the ranks of PPQ. NAAE is working with the Agency and advising Bargaining … May 6, 2022 | HPAI Mandatory TDYs Read More »

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March 7, 2022 | Convention South Florida

We’re back! Join us in Fort Lauderdale, Florida for the 2022 NAAE Convention! NAAE Convention May 22-25, 2022Embassy Suites 17th Street- Rooms: $1591100 SE 17th St, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316For more information contact Esther Serrano. 2022 NAAE Convention Flyer

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January 20, 2022 | Telework/Remote Work Denials

Bargaining Unit Employees! Please contact us immediately if your telework or remote work agreement was denied. You most likely have been denied contrary to the guidance within the Departmental Regulation and entirely against the spirit of the Secretary’s vision for a new USDA. Spread the word!

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