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TSA and AFGE Reach Agreement on Labor Contract

Thursday, August 2, 2012

TSA Public Affairs

Photo of an airport terminal.WASHINGTON – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced today that it has reached a collective bargaining agreement with the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE). The agreement, which would affect approximately 44,000 TSA employees, will require ratification by the covered employees in order to be binding.

"This agreement represents a significant milestone in our relationship with our employees. We look forward to a review of the agreement by our covered employees," said TSA Administrator John S. Pistole.