Tag: Current Events

Homeland Security: Who Is Doing What?

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GAO reveals that agencies have overlapping duties and roles in homeland security

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The Good, Bad and Ugly Of Personnel Reform

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Observations on proposed personnel reforms.

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GAO Backs DHS Personnel Reform, But Warns Timing Is Everything

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GAO backs principles underlying new DHS personnel system, but said implementation is the key.

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2.3% in 2006? Pay raise drama begins in earnest

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Pay parity has become a mantra for some Congressional representatives and it has worked on the floor of Congress. The political environment is different this year and the results may not be the same.

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Once Again, The Cart Before the Horse

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Pay for performance in the federal government is likely to have problems

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GSA Publishes 2005 POV Rates for Official Travel

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The General Services Administration has increased reimbursement rates for federal employees who use privately owned vehicles while on official travel.

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Blair Becomes Acting OPM Director

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Dan Blair became acting director of OPM effective Feb. 1, 2005.

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GAO: Nation On The Road To Financial Ruin

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GAO report shows nation faces major fiscal crisis.

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