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CASE ENTRY

American Federation of Government Employees v. Trump

In 2018, President Trump issues three executive orders instructing the feds to, among other things, limit the time federal employees can spend working on union business on the taxpayer’s dime. A bevy of federal labor unions challenge the orders, arguing, among other things, that the President has no authority to issue executive orders related to federal labor relations and that the orders violate the First Amendment. D.C. Circuit: The claims must be presented to an administrative review board before they can be heard in court.


Tags: 2019, Administrative Law, D.C. Circuit, First Amendment, Labor Unions

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