American Federation of Government Employees, Local 1969 (Union) and United States Department of Veterans Affairs, St. Paul Regional Office, St. Paul, Minnesota (Agency)

 

67 FLRA No. 70                                                                                                                                                                 
 
AMERICAN FEDERATION
OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES
LOCAL 1969
(Union)
 
and
 
UNITED STATES
DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
ST. PAUL REGIONAL OFFICE
ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA
(Agency)
 
0‑AR‑5002
 
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DECISION
 
February 21, 2014
 
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Before the Authority: Carol Waller Pope, Chairman, and Ernest DuBester and Patrick Pizzella, Members
 
                This matter is before the Authority on exceptions to an award of Arbitrator  Janice K. Frankmanfiled by the Union under § 7122(a) of the Federal Service Labor‑Management Relations Statute (the Statute) and part 2425 of the Authority’s Regulations. 
 
We have determined that this case is appropriate for issuance as an expedited, abbreviated decision under 5 C.F.R. § 2425.7.