Should Federal Employees Continue to be in the FEHBP?

August 5, 2013 3:11 PM Comments

Should federal employees continue to have a separate health insurance program or become part of the health insurance exchanges being set up now for the American public?

Senate Postal Bill Includes Pension and Federal Workers Compensation Reforms

August 5, 2013 3:39 AM Comments

Bipartisan legislation has been introduced in the Senate to reform the Postal Service across areas such as health care and pensions. The legislation also includes a proposal to overhaul the federal workers compensation program for all federal employees.

NARFE Questions Aspects of OPM’s Phased Retirement Option

August 4, 2013 11:41 AM Comments

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE) recently sent a letter to OPM with some concerns about the proposed phased retirement option for federal employees.

Legislation Would Require Agencies to Maintain Property Inventories

August 3, 2013 10:35 AM Comments

A group of Senators recently introduced legislation that would assist federal agencies in improving the disposal and management of federal buildings and facilities.

“Stop Government Abuse Week” and the Federal Employee

August 1, 2013 4:02 PM Comments

In “Stop Government Abuse Week,” several bills have been considered in the House that would impact federal employees if passed into law.

All TSP Funds Up in July

August 1, 2013 2:00 PM Comments

All TSP funds provided positive returns in July and all TSP funds are also up for the year with one exception.

Agency Policies Gone Awry – What Should You Do?

July 31, 2013 11:31 PM Comments

The author contends that with the Internet, social media and data analytics, employees and other stakeholders can play a greater role in assessing and improving agency performance.

FEEA Donations Cannot Keep Up With Loan Requests

July 31, 2013 10:25 AM Comments

FEEA received a record number of aid requests in July, primarily from federal employees seeking relief from furloughs. The organization said that the donations it is receiving are not keeping up with the demand for loans.

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