Latest "federal-workforce" stories
Several Kennedys hold positions in the Biden administration, including Joseph Kennedy III, grandson of Robert Kennedy, who is an envoy to Northern Ireland.
He would seek to strip tens of thousands of career federal employees of their civil service protections.
By Jill Colvin, The Associated Press
Voluntary Separation Incentive Payment Authority allows agencies that are downsizing or restructuring to offer lump-sum payments to employees.
By Reg Jones
Effort includes clarifications that federal employees can’t lose certain civil service protections unless they give them up voluntarily.
By Seung Min Kim