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January Pay Increase for Federal Employees

Brothers and Sisters: On Dec. 26, the President issued an Executive Order (EO) adjusting the pay rates and pay bands for employees covered by the General Schedule (GS) and other statutory pay systems. The general increase is 2.6% and the average locality increase is 0.5%. These increases are based upon implementation of the appropriations act…

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Budget Passage, Pay Raise & Update Regarding Parental Leave Expansion

Brothers and Sisters: The flurry of activity in Washington, D.C., this week has left us in a much better position than one year ago at this time. Most notably, we have avoided another government shutdown. The two spending bills, combining the 12 appropriations that fund federal departments and agencies – called minibuses – that the…

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Insider Story Idea?

What’s happening at your facility? We want to know! Hosting a solidarity event? Participating in a charity drive? Doing something fun and interesting in your off time? We want to hear about it, and share your story with the NATCA family, via the NATCA Insider! Send your ideas and questions to Doug Church.

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Press Releases

Oct. 26, 2019 // NATCA Congratulates UAW-GM on Ratification of CBA

WASHINGTON – The 16,000 members of the National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) who have been proud to stand with their brothers and sisters of UAW General Motors, today extend congratulations to them for ratifying the 2019 Collective Bargaining Agreement, ending the longest automotive strike in 50 years. “The soaring voice of organized labor is strong,…

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Oct. 17, 2019 // NATCA Mourns the Passing of Congressman Elijah Cummings

WASHINGTON – The National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) today joins the nation and constituents of Maryland’s 7th congressional district in mourning the passing of Congressman Elijah Cummings, who in addition to his passionate pursuit of civil rights and well-earned reputation for kindness and compassion, was also a great supporter of the federal workforce and…

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