Photos showed disgusting conditions such as sewage leaks inside the IRS building in Covington, KY but employees said they’d been told they would lose their jobs if they discussed the situation.
The computer network used by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s campaign was hacked as part of a broad cyber attack on Democratic political organizations, people familiar with the matter told Reuters.
The author says that the government does a poor job of dealing with its poor performing employees, however, he says that making it easier to fire federal employees is not the answer.
Open season for federal employee health insurance is set to start in November, but some feds will have to make decisions on at least two other insurance plans by Sept. 30.
The Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) 2016 Long-Term Budget Outlook release came with updated projections of the 75-year solvency of Social Security. CBO now projects that Social Security faces a 75-year shortfall of 4.7 percent of taxable payroll – 0.3 percentage points worse than its projections from December – but maintains an exhaustion date of 2029.
The General Services Administration and its Unified Shared Services Management (USSM) office want to know how they can improve the execution and cost efficiencies of governmentwide payroll operations through shared services.
When it comes to computing Social Security payouts, government employees have some special issues to consider that can often affect how they should take their benefits. There are many instances where government employees will not receive the standard full payout of these benefits the way workers in the private sector do.
The Obama administration now is playing down its May interpretation of a 1972 education law that directed schools to allow transgender students to use the bathroom matching their gender identity.