Delegate Nomination Notice for District 12 Caucus
Local 1613 has 6 (six) delegates by virtue of the office to which each was elected. The Local is entitled to 10 (ten) delegates to participate in the AFGE District 12 Caucus on May 16, 2020, 10:00 am at the Mission Bay Resort in San Diego.
At the membership meeting on March 10, 2020, 6:00 pm at the VFW Post 2275, located at 136 Chambers Street, El Cajon CA 92020, the membership will be determining:
1. If the local will participate in the AFGE District 12 Caucus;
2. Whether the local will: (a) authorize only its existing delegate(s) to cast the local’s full membership strength at the District Caucus; OR (b) elect delegates up to its full complement, in addition to the existing delegates;
3. How many delegates will the Local fund to attend the Caucus; and
Pro-illegal immigration groups and criminals are gunning for us, the media vilifies us, and CBP plays politics with our lives.
Yes, it seems we Border Patrol agents have few friends and many enemies. At any moment in our unpredictable and dangerous working environment, a situation can erupt that suddenly jeopardizes your life, your job, or your liberty.
The National Border Patrol Council is the only organization that has your back. We fight for you when you need it most. We fight for you when no one else will.
The National Border Patrol Council had the following flowcharts developed to help bargaining unit employees in determining what to do under the Federal Employee Compensation Act (FECA) when injured on the job. We hope these flowcharts prove to be useful for representatives assisting employees and for employees independently seeking information. While looking at the charts, you may notice there is underlined text. The underlined text are hyperlinks, which will direct a reader to additional useful information when clicked.
OWCP Forms and Filing Timeline
The National Border Patrol Council developed this table of the most commonly used OWCP forms and the respective timeline for filing each form. For a fillable version of the form, click on the form number. Additional Form are located on the DOL DFEC forms page.
The human line of protection at the border
By Vanessa Yurkevich
There's already a wall along the entire southern border with Mexico -- just not the one President Donald Trump pledged to build. Over a disjointed 1,300 miles where there's no fence or concrete structure, there's just men and women in green uniforms -- border patrol agents who call themselves the "green wall."