Welcome to AFGE Local 252!

We are a union of employees at the U.S. Department of Education committed to improving working conditions. When we fight, we win!

Learn about our collectively bargained agreements and get in touch!
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Huge AFGE Victory: Education Department to Refund Lost Union Dues, Ditch Imposed Contract

November 21, 2022: AFGE and the Department of Education have reached a settlement agreement over 14 unfair labor practice (ULP) charges the union filed against the agency after it unilaterally and illegally imposed a contract on employees in 2018. Read more here.

Our Local receiving AFGE’s Organizing Award