Archive for June, 2012

White House Increases Staff Payroll

Filed in News on June 30, 2012 0 Comments

The White House released its annual staff salary report late last Friday. Total 2012 payroll for 468 employees is $37,834,589.

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Legislation Introduced to Repeal Healthcare Mandate

Filed in News on June 29, 2012 0 Comments

Just one day after the Supreme Court announced its ruling on the health care law, 120 House Republicans have proposed legislation to eliminate the mandate to purchase insurance.

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What Impact Will the Health Care Ruling Have on Federal Employees?

Filed in News on June 29, 2012 0 Comments

What impact will the recent Supreme Court decision on Obamacare have on federal employees?

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White House: Federal Employees Need a Pay Raise

Filed in News on June 28, 2012 0 Comments

In a statement issued by the Office of Management and Budget, the White House has indicated strong objection to the notion of federal workers going without a pay increase in 2013.

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House Votes to Place Holder in Contempt of Congress

Filed in News on June 28, 2012 0 Comments

The House voted Thursday to place Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress for not complying with a congressional subpoena.

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Supreme Court Upholds Health Care Law

Filed in News on June 28, 2012 0 Comments

The Supreme Court has upheld the constitutionality of the health care law, saying that the individual mandate is valid as a tax.

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Moran Introduces SES Reform Legislation

Filed in News on June 27, 2012 0 Comments

Congressman Jim Moran (D-VA) has introduced legislation to implement reforms within the Senior Executive Service to address issues such as SES pay and the SES rating system.

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What’s the Difference Between Postponed vs. Deferred Retirement?

Filed in News on June 27, 2012 0 Comments

Are you thinking about leaving federal service before you are eligible for an immediate FERS retirement? You need to know the difference between a postponed and deferred retirement.

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