Tag: Agency News

Reforming the IRS Begins With Customer Service

Filed in News by on June 21, 2015 Comments

In this editorial, Senators Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and John Thune (R-SD) say that the key to reforming the IRS is to improve customer service at the agency.

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AFGE: Hackers Have Personnel Data on Every Federal Employee

Filed in News by on June 11, 2015 Comments

The American Federation of Government Employees has said that Chinese hackers have obtained personnel data on every federal employee.

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Senators Want More Funding for OPM

Filed in News by on June 10, 2015 Comments

Two Senators are calling on the government to fully fund the president’s FY 2016 request for the Office of Personnel Management’s IT and cybersecurity budget in the wake of the cyber breach reported at the agency last week.

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Are Retired Federal Employees Impacted by the OPM Data Breach?

Filed in News by on June 9, 2015 Comments

There has been confusion as to whether or not federal retirees are potentially at risk in the wake of the data breach at OPM. New information may help to clarify this important question.

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OPM Reduces Retirement Claims Backlog by Almost 16% in May

Filed in News by on June 5, 2015 Comments

The Office of Personnel Management reported that its outstanding backlog of retirement claims was reduced by 15.6% in May.

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OPM Data Breach: What You Need to Know

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More information is continuing to be released about the massive computer breach that hit the Office of Personnel Management’s computer network and left so many federal workers’ personal data potentially vulnerable. Here are the key facts you need to know about this ongoing situation.

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New Stamp a Recipe for Love

Filed in News by on May 22, 2015 Comments

The Sacramento Post Office recently cooked up a feast with the dedication of the 2015 Forever Hearts stamps at a food tasting event in partnership with Le Cordon Bleu School of Culinary Arts.

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Postal Service Releases Top Dog Attack Rankings by City

Filed in News by on May 14, 2015 Comments

To kick-off next week as National Dog Bite Prevention Week, the U.S. Postal Service released its top 30 dog attack city rankings and offered tips to reduce dog attacks to letter carriers.

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