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Legislation has been reintroduced in Congress to make it easier to fire VA employees for misconduct or poor performance.
Under the details just released about President Trump’s budget proposal, defense spending would be increased while making cuts at other federal agencies.
Is legislation necessary to prohibit federal employees from watching porn at work? A recent investigation shows that the problem may be more widespread than one might realize.
NASA has announced the discovery of a new solar system of planets that appear to be capable of supporting life as we know it here on Earth.
The Trump administration has revoked guidelines issued by federal agencies under the Obama administration which instructed public schools to allow transgender students to use their preferred restroom facilities.
Recently introduced legislation would provide enhanced retirement benefits for certain federal law enforcement officers.
A memo from the Department of Health and Human Services provides guidance on which occupations at the agency are exempt from the hiring freeze.
Legislation has been introduced in Congress to extend MSPB appeal rights to approximately 7,500 Postal Service employees.