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Our Mission

Our Mission

To organize federal employees to work together to ensure that every federal employee is treated with dignity and respect.


We just held our first Executive Board meeting of the new NTEU Chapter 153 Adminstration!

It was a very productive and successful meeting that was well attended.

Many pressing items were discussed and will be addressed in the very near future.

Look for many positive changes coming to your work site soon!


JFK Announcements


  • We're pleased to announce the re-launch of jfk153.org. The redesign focuses on usability to make your experience easier and help you get the information you need quicker.
  • New Benefit: We have partnered with Valerie A. Shivers, P.C. Attorney and Counselor at Law - See Benefits page for more information
JFK Announcements


Kelley Urges Swift Passage of Immediate Sick Leave for Newly-Hired Disabled Veterans
Washington, D.C.—The leader of nation’s largest independent union of federal employees today called for swift congressional approval of a measure which would provide disabled veterans newly-hired by the federal government with immediate access to sick leave. Read more

NTEU Leader Welcomes Final Rules For Civilian Flag Recognition Program
Washington, D.C.—The leader of the National Treasury Employees Union (NTEU) today welcomed final rules to implement a law authorizing presentation of an American flag to the next-of-kin of a federal civilian employee killed in the line of duty. Since 1992, nearly 3,000 federal civil servants have been killed while performing their official duties. Read more