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Power, Money, National Security, and Federal Employees

Filed in News by on December 22, 2005 0 Comments

How can we make government more effective and efficient? Probably not through continuous litigation of the same issue. Congress and the administration need to rethink the labor relations structure in agencies responsible for national security.

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Sometimes Nice “Guys” Finish First

Filed in News by on December 21, 2005 0 Comments

Colleen Duffy Kiko has been appointed as the new General Counsel for the FLRA.

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A Merit Makeover Shakes Up The Feds

Filed in News by on December 19, 2005 0 Comments

Commentary on reforming the civil service system.

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Christmas v. Department of Education

Filed in News by on December 19, 2005 0 Comments

Can a federal employee avoid time limits by dodging receipt of a final agency decision or other significant documents?

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Is There Room for the I Fund In Your TSP?

Filed in News by on December 16, 2005 0 Comments

American jobs are often going where labor is cheaper and the investment climate provides a better chance for profitability. Is your TSP fund investment missing a good opportunity?

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“There Oughta’ Be A Law”

Filed in News by on December 15, 2005 0 Comments

The federal retirement program is probably the safest and most secure retirement program available–even if the recipient has committed a serious crime.

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Speeding Toward Your Retirement Date

Filed in News by on December 13, 2005 0 Comments

Will you have enough money when you retire? Here is one way you may be able to have more than you planned on having.

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Will Oral Settlement Agreement Hold Up?

Filed in News by on December 12, 2005 0 Comments

Is an oral agreement to settle a case sufficient or does it have to be signed by all parties? A recent court decision provides the answer.

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