Tag: Current Events

Deadline for “Innovation in American Government” Award

Filed in News by on September 13, 2005 Comments

Deadline to apply for the “Innovation in American Government” Award is this week.

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Guzzling Gas on Federal Business

Filed in News by on September 12, 2005 Comments

The IRS has paved the way for increasing the rate paid to federal employees who drive on government business.

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Trick or Treat? Party Invitation Results in Complaint Against Fed Employee

Filed in News by on September 9, 2005 Comments

The Office of Special Counsel has filed a complaint against two federal employees contending their actions violated the Hatch Act.

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Heroes in Your Agency?

Filed in News by on September 8, 2005 Comments

How have federal employees helped during the devastation that has hit the Gulf Coast in recent days?

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Federal Salaries: Myths, Misperceptions and Reality

Filed in News by on September 6, 2005 Comments

Readers questioned the data on federal employee salaries in a recent article. Here is more information on what goes into the data and why the information generates interest among readers.

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Gas Guzzlers Beware

Filed in News by on August 31, 2005 Comments

Gas prices are skyrocketing. What about mileage reimbursement for those driving their cars on government business?

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Federal Paychecks, TSP Services Continue Functioning In Face of Hurricane

Filed in News by on August 30, 2005 Comments

Some of the first questions that popped up on blogging sites from federal employees was “Will I get paid on time?”

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Federal Employee Charged With Illegally Diverting $10 Million in Contracts

Filed in News by on August 19, 2005 Comments

An employee formerly employed by GSA has been charged with diverting $10 million in contracts to a company in which she and her husband had a financial interest.

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