The Executive Board of RGV3307 will be visiting all stations within the Rio Grande Valley Sector in order to provide the members of the bargaining unit with face-to-face opportunities to Continue Reading →
Offers under the NWS Program have been sent to those agents who were paired up for a swap. Agents will have until March 14, 2016, to accept or decline the offer. Continue Reading →
On January 29, 2016, Border Patrol agents began receiving the first paychecks under the recently enacted BPAPRA of 2015.
Many members expressed surprise that this paycheck reflected a decrease in their net pay. Fortunately, most members were aware and prepared, as the Union had been talking with members about this for years — ever since the Office of Special Counsel reports demonstrated abuses in claiming AUO throughout the agency. Continue Reading →
The USBP Nationwide Swap Program (NWS) will open on February 8, 2016, at 8:00 am (PST) and will close on February 29, 2016, at 4:00 pm (PST).
Employees will have the ability to submit up to 7 locations from a list of available duty stations. There will be no preference of choice. All choices will be considered as a location the employee is willing to move to. All selections are made on the basis of seniority. Continue Reading →