Former TSA Screener Pleads Guilty To Attempted Voyeurism For Taking Upskirt Video

on March 24, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
A former TSA agent at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport pleaded guilty to attempted voyeurism Thursday for taking a video under the skirt of an unsuspecting woman on an escalator at the airport.

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EPA Investigating Employee Covert Activity

By on March 24, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
EPA Investigating Employee Covert Activity

The EPA has law enforcement files open on use of messaging software reportedly used by federal employees to avoid detection.

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Let Federal Managers Actually Manage

on March 24, 2017 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
The author says that it is necessary to strike a balance between employee rights and effective management.

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Legislation Would Ban Bonuses for Some Federal Employees

By on March 23, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Legislation Would Ban Bonuses for Some Federal Employees

Recently introduced legislation would prohibit federal agencies from paying bonuses to federal employees who commit serious infractions under their agency’s code of conduct.

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Is the TSP TOO Cheap?

By on March 23, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Is the TSP TOO Cheap?

The author says that one of the TSP’s greatest strengths (its low costs) can also be one of its greatest weaknesses.

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Trump’s VA Reform Plan Currently Running ‘Ahead of Schedule’

By on March 23, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments

As a candidate for president, Donald Trump laid out a plan to reform the VA. He said recently this plan is moving forward “ahead of schedule.”

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Is the Government Going to the Dogs?

By on March 23, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Is the Government Going to the Dogs?

It’s National Puppy Day. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has the puppy day spirit. Employees will occasionally be allowed to bring dogs to work.

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Legislation Aims to Make VA 100% Smoke-Free

By on March 22, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Legislation Aims to Make VA 100% Smoke-Free

New legislation would make all Veterans Health Administration facilities completely smoke free.

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Supreme Court vs. Obama Administration

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Supreme Court vs. Obama Administration

A recent Supreme Court decision regarding temporary appointments requiring Senate confirmation could have significant implications for federal agencies.

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Should Many Federal Jobs Be Moved Out of Washington?

By on March 22, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Should Many Federal Jobs Be Moved Out of Washington?

Will federal jobs and agencies be moving out of Washington, DC? Here is an example of one agency considering moving some jobs to Alabama.

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