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.
A group of Senators recently introduced legislation that would assist federal agencies in improving the disposal and management of federal buildings and facilities.
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 provided positive returns in July and all TSP funds are also up for the year with one exception.
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 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.
A fired Internal Revenue Service employee was not able to convince the appeals court that she was entitled to appointed legal counsel either before the Board or before the court in challenging her removal and that failing to appoint an attorney for her was abuse of discretion.
Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Charles Boustany Jr., M.D. (R-LA) has released information from the IRS that shows a breakdown how much time agency employees were spending on official time.