Last Minute Christmas Gifts for Federal Workers From the Spending Bill

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By on December 17, 2015 in Pay & Benefits with 46 Comments
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House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY)

Congress is giving federal employees some last minute Christmas gifts in the $1.1 trillion spending bill recently announced by lawmakers.

The bill contains the following provisions of note to federal employees:

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