Alethea Marguerite Predeoux has notable professional experience on veterans, healthcare, civil rights & civil liberties, budget & appropriations, and housing issues. Alethea currently works full-time for AMERICAN FED OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES, AFL-CIO and has previously worked for PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA .

Practice Areas

Areas of Experience

AMERICAN FED OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AFL-CIO
Duration : 4.8 years (2014 - 2019) active
Revenue : $163,333.00 (monthly) - $10,647,000.00 (total)
- Lobbied against HR 4242, House VA Committee proposal to establish a new permanent private care program to replace the Choice Program. Lobbied against HR 1848 and S 113, bills to authorize the use of contractors to perform medical scribe duties at the VA. Lobbing for HR 1461, a bill to severely limit the use of VA official time, allow union members to drop their dues at any time, and extend probation from 12 to 18 months. Lobbied against S 1477, Serve Veterans First Act of 2017, a bill t...

PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA
Duration : 3.5 years (2011 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $17,548.00 (monthly) - $985,378.00 (total)
- P.L. 113-146, the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act H.R. 3230, the Veterans Access to Care Through Choice, Accountability and Transparency Act S. 2450, the Veterans Access to Care Through Choice, Accountability and Transparency Act H.R. 4616, the Express Appeals Act H.R. 4810, the Veterans Access to Care Act S. 2333, the Caring for Military Children with Developmental Disabilities Act H.R. 4031/ S. 2013, the Department of Veterans Affairs Management Accountability Act H.R. 4399,...
AMERICAN FED OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AFL-CIO
Duration : 4.8 years (2014 - 2019) active
Revenue : $163,333.00 (monthly) - $10,647,000.00 (total)
- Possible bill to increase the federal government's share of health benefits for its employees and retirees. Lobbied against excessive premium increases for the Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program (FLTCIP) and how OPM intends to represent the interests of those who purchase FLTCIP's plan in the future. Lobbied against House FY 2018 Budget Resolution proposed to increase Federal Employee Health Benefits Program (FEHBP) employee premiums. Lobbied in support of S 382 and HR 931, th...

PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA
Duration : 3.5 years (2011 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $17,548.00 (monthly) - $985,378.00 (total)
- Implementation of P.L. 111-148, the "Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act" HHS Appropriations: "Lifespan Respite" funding H.R. 1683, the "State Flexibility Act" (Repeal Medicaid / CHIP Maintenance of Effort) S. 720/ H.R. 1173, the "Repeal the CLASS Entitlement Act"
AMERICAN FED OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AFL-CIO
Duration : 4.8 years (2014 - 2019) active
Revenue : $163,333.00 (monthly) - $10,647,000.00 (total)
- FY 2017 Commerce-Justice-Science Appropriations - lobbied on reorganization plan that would compromise EEOC's ability to protect employees from employment discrimination. Lobbied against efforts to privatize the NASA workforce and lobbied against ending the moratorium on NASA layoff; BOP funding.

PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA
Duration : 3.5 years (2011 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $17,548.00 (monthly) - $985,378.00 (total)
- Executive Order-Presidential Commission on Election Administration Americans with Disabilities Act (P.L. 101-226), Compliance
AMERICAN FED OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AFL-CIO
Duration : 4.8 years (2014 - 2019) active
Revenue : $163,333.00 (monthly) - $10,647,000.00 (total)
- FY 2017 Budget Resolution - lobbied against House Budget Committee Chairman Price's FY 2016 Budget Resolution (H. Con. Res. 270). Lobbied against Senate Budget Committee Chairman Enzi's FY 2017 Budget Resolution (S. Con. Res). Lobbied on provisions to increase the Department of Veterans' Affairs health care budget with regard to budget reconciliation, legislation, blue collar pay, white collar pay, minimum wage, retirement, part-time annuity computations, and compensatory time. Lobbied ag...

PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA
Duration : 3.5 years (2011 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $17,548.00 (monthly) - $985,378.00 (total)
- H.R. 2055, the "Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act for FY 2012" S. 245, the "CAP Act of 2011" S. 1599, the "Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act for FY 2012" Funding for the Social Security Administration Social Security and Entitlement Reform (Deficity Reduction)
AMERICAN FED OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AFL-CIO
Duration : 4.8 years (2014 - 2019) active
Revenue : $163,333.00 (monthly) - $10,647,000.00 (total)
- FY 2018 Financial Services Appropriations--lobbied on provisions involving contracting out, pay, benefits, staffing levels, and job security of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) employees.

PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA
Duration : 3.5 years (2011 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $17,548.00 (monthly) - $985,378.00 (total)
- H.R. 385, the "Housing Assistance for Veterans (HAVEN) Act" H.R. 3422, the "Veterans Homebuyer Accessibility Act" The "HOME Act" The "Inclusive Home Design Act"
AMERICAN FED OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AFL-CIO
Duration : 4.8 years (2014 - 2019) active
Revenue : $163,333.00 (monthly) - $10,647,000.00 (total)
- FY 2018 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations--lobbied on amendment to prohibit bill from being used to implement the pro-contractor revision of OMB Circular A-76, contracting out, blue collar pay, white collar pay, minimum wage, federal retirement systems, union representation, and contractor compensation caps. Lobbied to gain cosponsor for bill to overturn the Conyers decision on the due process of federal employees holding sensitive positions. Lobbied on Federal Em...

PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA
Duration : 3.5 years (2011 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $17,548.00 (monthly) - $985,378.00 (total)
- The Social Security Protection Act The Chained CPI
AMERICAN FED OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AFL-CIO
Duration : 4.8 years (2014 - 2019) active
Revenue : $163,333.00 (monthly) - $10,647,000.00 (total)
- FY 2015 Defense Appropriations and Authorization - provisions on contracting out and downsizing of federal employee jobs. Civilian employee furloughs and contractor provisions related to programs and policies impacting industrial facilities, specifically related to depot maintenance, arsenals, and organic facilities.Lobbying to include more favorable language on direct conversions and contractor inventories and to lift the cap on civilian employees. FY 2015 Financial Services Appropriatio...

PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA
Duration : 3.5 years (2011 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $17,548.00 (monthly) - $985,378.00 (total)
- H.R. 1540, the National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2012
AMERICAN FED OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AFL-CIO
Duration : 4.8 years (2014 - 2019) active
Revenue : $163,333.00 (monthly) - $10,647,000.00 (total)
- FY 2018 Agriculture Appropriations--lobbied on provisions on contracting out of federal employee jobs its potential food and public safety risks. Lobbied against funding cuts of the meat and poultry inspection program. Lobbied on recommendations to further expand the program of putting plant employees, not inspectors, in charge of quality control and contamination. Continued participation with coalition of labor and consumer groups to oppose the Food Safety and Inspection Services' (FSIS) ...
AMERICAN FED OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AFL-CIO
Duration : 4.8 years (2014 - 2019) active
Revenue : $163,333.00 (monthly) - $10,647,000.00 (total)
- FY 2018 Foreign Operations Appropriations--lobbied on the provisions related to the pay, benefits, staffing levels, and job security of the State Department employees.
AMERICAN FED OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AFL-CIO
Duration : 4.8 years (2014 - 2019) active
Revenue : $163,333.00 (monthly) - $10,647,000.00 (total)
- Budget reconciliation involving the pay, benefits, staffing levels, and job security of DC Government employees. Lobbied on enforcement of DC and federal laws as well as collective bargaining agreements relating to increased oversight of the conversion of public worker jobs to private contactors.
AMERICAN FED OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AFL-CIO
Duration : 4.8 years (2014 - 2019) active
Revenue : $163,333.00 (monthly) - $10,647,000.00 (total)
- FY 2019 Homeland Security Appropriations--lobbied on provisions on the pay, benefits, contracting out, staffing levels, funding, and job security of DHS employees in CIS, ICE, CIS, FEMA, FPS, USCG, and TSA. Lobbied in support of S 272, the Strengthening American Transportation Security Act, to grant TSOs rights under Title 5 of U.S. Code and MSPB rights; and increased funding for screener personnel, compensation, and benefits. Lobbied in support of HR 5534, TSA Workforce Flexibility Act...
AMERICAN FED OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AFL-CIO
Duration : 4.8 years (2014 - 2019) active
Revenue : $163,333.00 (monthly) - $10,647,000.00 (total)
- FY 2018 Homeland Security Appropriations--lobbied on provisions on CBP, CIS, and ICE relating to contracting out, pay, benefits, staffing levels, safety, and job security of these DHS employees.
AMERICAN FED OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AFL-CIO
Duration : 4.8 years (2014 - 2019) active
Revenue : $163,333.00 (monthly) - $10,647,000.00 (total)
- FY 2018 THUD Appropriations; Military Construction and Veterans appropriations; Energy and Water Appropriations; Financial Services Appropriations; and Interior and Environmental Appropriations. Lobbied for report language in FY 2018 Mil-Con VA to direct VA Secretary to use appropriated funds to hire new employees to fill vacancies. Lobbying against HR 1364 to limit and eliminate the use of official time for all federal employees. Lobbied in support of HR 3269, to repeal federal employ...
AMERICAN FED OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AFL-CIO
Duration : 4.8 years (2014 - 2019) active
Revenue : $163,333.00 (monthly) - $10,647,000.00 (total)
- FY 2018 Interior and Environmental Appropriations--lobbied on provisions relating to the pay, benefits, staffing levels, job security, and contracting out of Department of Interior (DOI) employees. Lobbied against effort to cut funding for fossil fuel research conducted at NETL.
AMERICAN FED OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AFL-CIO
Duration : 4.8 years (2014 - 2019) active
Revenue : $163,333.00 (monthly) - $10,647,000.00 (total)
- FY 2017 Agriculture Appropriations - provisions relating to pay, benefits, staffing levels, and job security of USDA employees. Lobby against adverse effects of FSIS final chicken slaughter plant rule, Modernization of Poultry Slaughter Inspection. Continued lobbying on legislation to reauthorize the Grain Standards Act in efforts to ensure the integrity of the grain inspection process.
PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA
Duration : 3.5 years (2011 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $17,548.00 (monthly) - $985,378.00 (total)
- Department of Veterans Affairs, Medical Research Issues National Institutes of Health, Medical Research Issues
PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA
Duration : 3.5 years (2011 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $17,548.00 (monthly) - $985,378.00 (total)
- H.R. 942, the "Ensuring Access to Quality Complex Rehabilitation Technology Act of 2013" The "Community Choice Act" The "Ending the Medicare Disability Waiting Period Act" Medicaid Block GrantsProposed Reductions in Medicaid Spending Commission on Long Term Care
PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA
Duration : 3.5 years (2011 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $17,548.00 (monthly) - $985,378.00 (total)
- The "Surface Transportation Authorization Act" Discussions about Amtrak ADA Compliance
PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA
Duration : 3.5 years (2011 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $17,548.00 (monthly) - $985,378.00 (total)
- The "Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act" (WIOA) H.R. 803, the "SKILLS Act" (Workforce Investment Act) S. 1356, the "Workforce Investment Act of 2013" The Rehab Act ReauthorizationThe Ticket to Work and Work Incentives Improvement Act Reauthorization of Work Incentives Planning and Assistance Federal Employment of People with Disabilities

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PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA
Duration : 3.5 years (2011 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $17,548.00 (monthly) - $985,378.00 (total)
- H.R. 8, the "American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012" (Discussions about Social Security, Medicare adn Medicaid, Chained CPI)

Top Expertise

  • VETERANS
  • HEALTHCARE
  • CIVIL RIGHTS & CIVIL LIBERTIES
  • BUDGET & APPROPRIATIONS
  • HOUSING

Employers

Current

  • AMERICAN FED OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AFL-CIO

Past

  • PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA