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Federal Employees Collectively Owe Over $3.5 Billion in Taxes

Filed in News by on March 24, 2015 Comments

A new report from the IRS shows that current and former federal employees collectively owe $3,539,203,480 in unpaid taxes as of the end of FY 2014.

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Seeing the VA Through a Patient’s Eyes

Filed in News by on March 16, 2015 Comments

The Department of Veterans Affairs has gone through a great deal of bad publicity as a result of problems in management and patient care. Here is a brief description of a favorable experience with the agency.

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Retirement Claims Backlog Grows Again in February

Filed in News by on March 6, 2015 Comments

OPM saw its outstanding backlog of retirement applications grow for a second straight month in February.

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Postal Service Records $754 Million Loss in Q1

Filed in News by on February 6, 2015 Comments

Despite a record number of Christmas season deliveries and an increase in revenue over the same period last year, the Postal Service suffered a $754 million net loss in the first quarter.

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OPM’s Retirement Backlog Surges in January

Filed in News by on February 5, 2015 Comments

OPM saw a massive spike in the number of outstanding retirement claims as evidenced by its latest retirement processing status report.

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Federal Employee Job Satisfaction Hits New Low

Filed in News by on December 9, 2014 Comments

Job satisfaction among federal workers is at its lowest point in 11 years according to the latest Best Places to Work rankings.

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Postal Service Suffers $5.5 Billion Net Loss in 2014

Filed in News by on November 14, 2014 Comments

The Postal Service had a net loss of $5.5 billion in FY 2014.

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Retirement Claims Inventory Rises in October

Filed in News by on November 5, 2014 Comments

OPM received more retirement claims in October than it did in September which pushed the backlog of outstanding claims higher.

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