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EPA Poised For ‘Challenging’ Time As It Implements Controversial Contract

July 08, 2019
EPA’s toxics chief told career staff the agency will be heading into a “challenging” and “complicated” transition period as it implements a controversial new contract the agency has unilaterally imposed on 9,000 employees who are represented by American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE), according to agency sources. Speaking during a July 8 all-hands meeting to describe the new contract and outline the month-long transition period for AFGE-represented employees, Alex Dunn, the assistant administrator for EPA’s Office of Chemical Safety and...


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