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Federal Labor Relations Act
... The Federal Labor Relations Act of 1978 (FLRA) is a federal law which establishes collective bargaining rights for most employees of the federal government in the United States ... The FLRA was adopted after President Jimmy Carter pushed for legislation to regularize federal labor relations ... A third important difference is under the FLRA it is an unfair labor practice for labor unions to call or participate in picketing that interferes with the operation of a federal agency ...