Tag: Proposed Legislation

Legislation Introduced to Prevent FCC From Overriding State Laws

Filed in Headlines, News by on February 28, 2015 Comments

In response to the FCC’s decision this past week to regulate Internet service providers more like traditional phone companies, legislation has been introduced to stop the agency from overriding state and local municipal broadband laws.

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Legislation Introduced to Withhold Pay from Congress If DHS Shuts Down

Filed in Headlines, News by on February 27, 2015 Comments

Legislation has been introduced in the House that would block pay for Members of Congress if DHS were to shut down.

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Legislation Introduced to Pay DHS Employees During a Shutdown

Filed in News by on February 24, 2015 Comments

Legislation has been introduced to ensure that all Department of Homeland Security employees receive retroactive pay if there is a shutdown, regardless of furlough status.

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Bill Would Ban Federal Employees From Watching Porn at Work

Filed in News by on February 11, 2015 Comments

A bill introduced in the House would prohibit federal employees from accessing or watching pornographic material on government computers or devices.

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Legislation Introduced to Roll Back Increased Pension Contributions

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on February 5, 2015 Comments

Legislation has been introduced that would lower the pension contribution amounts for new federal employees.

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Bill Introduced to Protect VA Whistleblowers

Filed in News by on January 29, 2015 Comments

Congressman Jeff Miller (R-FL) has introduced legislation to designed to offer VA whistleblowers protection from reprisals and real accountability for those who reprise against them.

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Bill Would Give Federal Workers 6 Weeks of Paid Parental Leave

Filed in Headline Archives by on January 26, 2015 Comments

Democrats in Congress have reintroduced legislation that would give federal workers six weeks of paid parental leave.

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House Republicans Take Aim at Shrinking Federal Workforce

Filed in News by on January 23, 2015 Comments

Two pieces of legislation introduced recently by Republicans in the House aim to reduce the overall size of the federal workforce.

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