Tag: Federal Pay

House Passes Bill to Pay ‘Essential’ Employees on Time

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on October 9, 2013

The House unanimously passed a bill to ensure that federal employees who have to work during the shutdown are paid on time.

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Calculating Back Pay

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on October 6, 2013

Back pay for federal employees must be calculated in accordance with the requirements of the Back Pay Act. The author offers some details about how this process works.

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House Passes Retroactive Pay Legislation

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on October 5, 2013

The House voted today to grant retroactive pay to federal employees who are furloughed as a result of the recent government shutdown.

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House Vote Scheduled on Giving Retroactive Pay to Federal Employees

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on October 3, 2013

The House has scheduled a vote on the proposed legislation to give furloughed federal employees retroactive pay for the missed work days from the shutdown.

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A Financial ‘Wake Up Call’ for Federal Workers

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on October 3, 2013

The recent government shutdown has left many federal employees feeling scared, stressed and wondering how they will pay their bills. One financial advisor has some advice that he hopes can help.

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Retroactive Pay for Federal Workforce Gaining Traction in House

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on October 3, 2013

An increasing number of lawmakers in the House are on board with the idea of giving retroactive pay to federal employees who are furloughed by the shutdown.

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Bill Introduced in Senate to Provide Retroactive Pay for Shutdown Furloughs

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on October 2, 2013

Following on the heels of similar legislation introduced in the House, the Senate has now introduced a bill that would provide retroactive pay to federal employees who are furloughed by the shutdown.

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Shutdown Begins: What About Your Pay?

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on October 1, 2013

Will federal employees who are furloughed during the shutdown be paid for the time away from work? That happened in the mid-1990′s. The politics and the nation’s financial stability are not what they were then and the result may not be the same this time around.

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