American Federation of Government Employees Local 1367 (Union) and United States Department of the Air Force Lackland Air Force Base, Texas (Agency)

XX FLRA No

63 FLRA No. 173                 

FEDERAL LABOR RELATIONS AUTHORITY

WASHINGTON, D.C.

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AMERICAN FEDERATION OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES

LOCAL 1367

(Union)

and

UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE

LACKLAND AIR FORCE BASE, TEXAS

(Agency)

0-AR-4543

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DECISION

August 12, 2009

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Before the Authority:  Carol Waller Pope, Chairman and

Thomas M. Beck, Member

            This matter is before the Authority on exceptions to an award of Arbitrator Thomas A. Cipolla filed by the Union under § 7122(a) of the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute (the S