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JayNY93  
#1 Posted : Thursday, June 3, 2021 7:17:11 AM(UTC)
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Is it worth joining the AFGE Union?
ehodakowski  
#2 Posted : Monday, June 7, 2021 5:20:19 PM(UTC)
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Simply put, no.

You get a coffee mug and baseball cap for about $40 per pay period.

And all of the union benefits that non-members get.

Now, I understand that AFGE needs funding; I'm not arguing that.

But I funded it for the better part of eleven years and, when I return to the US next week (there's no CBA or union overseas) I will not be re-joining. I feel that I've already contributed enough to the cause.

Cheers!
old fed  
#3 Posted : Tuesday, June 8, 2021 11:54:49 AM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: ehodakowski Go to Quoted Post
Simply put, no.

You get a coffee mug and baseball cap for about $40 per pay period.

And all of the union benefits that non-members get.

Now, I understand that AFGE needs funding; I'm not arguing that.

But I funded it for the better part of eleven years and, when I return to the US next week (there's no CBA or union overseas) I will not be re-joining. I feel that I've already contributed enough to the cause.

Cheers!



$40/PP?? come on, man. at least be honest


https://www.afge.org/mem...s/join/dues-eligibility/
ehodakowski  
#4 Posted : Wednesday, June 9, 2021 2:37:20 PM(UTC)
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Hey, give me a break, it's been four years.

Maybe I was thinking $40/month.
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