Tag: Current Events

OPM Issues Guidance on President’s Long Term Unemployment Initiative

Filed in News by on October 16, 2014

The U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) recently issued guidance to Federal agencies to assist in the implementation of the President’s three-part call to action plan to address barriers to employment for the long term unemployed.

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Supporting Our Patriots in the Federal Workforce

Filed in News by on October 11, 2014

Senator Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) says federal employees haven’t received fair pay increases in years and more must be done to support them.

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Health Insurance Premiums Increasing in 2015

Filed in News by on October 7, 2014

Federal employees covered under the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program will see an overall average increase of 3.2% in their premiums next year.

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‘You Saved My Mother’s Life’

Filed in News by on September 26, 2014

Santa Ana District’s South Main Station Letter Carrier Eddie Meneses was on his appointed rounds when he helped an elderly woman who had fallen on her porch.

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Sailing Through Airport Hell

Filed in Headline Archives by on September 24, 2014

Members of Congress may have helped create the nightmare that is flying in America after September 11, but they no longer have to endure it.

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Obama Signs Temporary Funding Bill

Filed in News by on September 19, 2014

President Obama signed the bill into law on Friday that was passed by Congress this week to keep the government funded through mid December and avert any potential shutdown.

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The Divide Between Washington and the American People

Filed in News by on September 18, 2014

A new study has found that unelected officials in Washington don’t have much in common with the rest of the country.

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Temporary Funding Measure Passes Congress – No Change on Pay Raise

Filed in News by on September 18, 2014

Congress has passed a measure to fund the government through December 11 and to prevent a government shutdown.

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