“The conclusion of today`s agreement between the TSA and AFGE is an important milestone in our relationship with our employees and AFGE,” said John S. Pistole, TSA Administrator. “Together, we will continue to secure our country`s transportation systems and keep the travelling public safe.” WASHINGTON ( EDC) – The Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) announced today that it has ratified a collective agreement with the American Association of Government Employees (AFGE). The agreement will cover approximately 44,000 TSA employees and will take effect on December 9, 2012. Eric White is the federal news anchor and drive producer at the Federal News Network. NOTE: Cancellations can only take place within two weeks before or after the anniversary of your registration. .