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New bill would change the way feds use Thrift Savings Plan

Rep. Elijah Cummings and Rep. Mark Meadows want to change the way federal employees use the TSP.

100-plus lawmakers join in opposing fed pay, benefits cuts in proposed 2018 budget

In the proposed budget for the 2018 Fiscal Year, President Trump is looking at a large cut to the be…

Are postal service retiree obligations too big to move? [Commentary]

The magnitude of the U.S. Postal Service’s unfunded liabilities for its retiree pensions and health…

GAO says feds’ salaries should be based on performance, not seniority

Speaking to the House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, Robert Golden…

Man gets 4 years for falsifying military record to receive benefits

A Wisconsin man made false claims about being a wounded veteran in order to defraud the government o…

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New bill would change the way feds use Thrift Savings Plan

Rep. Elijah Cummings and Rep. Mark Meadows want to change the way federal employees use the TSP.

100-plus lawmakers join in opposing fed pay, benefits cuts in proposed 2018 budget

In the proposed budget for the 2018 Fiscal Year, President Trump is looking at a large cut to the be…

Are postal service retiree obligations too big to move? [Commentary]

The magnitude of the U.S. Postal Service’s unfunded liabilities for its retiree pensions and health…

GAO says feds’ salaries should be based on performance, not seniority

Speaking to the House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, Robert Golden…

Man gets 4 years for falsifying military record to receive benefits

A Wisconsin man made false claims about being a wounded veteran in order to defraud the government o…

New OPM nominee brings deep civil service background to an age of change

OPM nominee George Nesterczuk is no stranger to seismic shifts the federal workforce.

Mulvaney defends Trump budget's social safety net cuts

White House budget chief Mick Mulvaney told lawmakers on Wednesday that President Donald Trump's pla…

Will Trump budget tank your federal retirement benefits? [Video]

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association joins Federal Times for a live chat on…

Trump budget to carve $4B from federal employee retirement

Mulvaney said the changes would move federal retirement programs closer to private sector.

Food stamps, Medicaid on chopping block in Trump's budget

President Donald Trump will unveil a proposed budget this week that would drive millions of people o…

Purported Trump budget doc zeroes out federal employee benefits

A spreadsheet claiming to show the Trump administration’s entire fiscal plan leaked on May 18.

Unions decry VA bill as a broader attack on federal workers

They say legislation moving through Congress isn't about helping vets but instead hurting unions.

Unions applaud congressional deal to avoid shutdown

Federal employee unions voiced their support for a deal to keep the government running through Septe…

Shutdown showdown centers on border wall

With a partial government shutdown looming, White House and congressional Democrats are staring each…

Driving school owner allegedly scammed VA out of $4M in vet tuition

School owner allegedly recruited veterans to enroll and told them not to show in order to pocket GI…

Mulvaney wants to reward ‘good government employees’ with reorg plan

The White House is betting its new reorganization plan will help the slumping morale of the federal…

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