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USPS Loses $2.1 Billion in Q2 2019

By on May 10, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments
USPS Loses $2.1 Billion in Q2 2019

The Postal Service saw its net losses increase over last year according to its latest financial report.

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Another Attempt to Let USPS Ship Alcohol

By on May 7, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Another Attempt to Let USPS Ship Alcohol

One Congresswoman is devoted in her efforts to allow the Postal Service to ship alcoholic beverages. How likely is this to happen?

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Filling Out the Impasses Panel

By on May 6, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Filling Out the Impasses Panel

President Trump has reappointed two FSIP members. What impact will this have on federal employees’ case decisions?

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USDA Announces Finalists for its New Agency Locations

By on May 6, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments
USDA Announces Finalists for its New Agency Locations

USDA has announced finalists among locations being considered for relocating two sub-agencies.

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Third MSPB Member Finally Nominated

By on May 1, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Third MSPB Member Finally Nominated

The long awaited third member of the MSPB has been nominated. Does this mean the case backlog will finally start to improve?

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The Secretive Facility Where USPS Sends And Sells Your Lost Mail For Profit

on May 1, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments

What happens to your mail that gets lost? Although the Postal Service refuses to provide much information about it, this investigative report found that the agency works with a private company to run auctions to sell the contents.

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VA Publishes Code of Integrity for its Employees

By on April 30, 2019 in Agency News, Human Resources with 0 Comments
VA Publishes Code of Integrity for its Employees

The VA recently published a new Code of Integrity to set the ethical standards and obligations of its employees.

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Manager at Loma Linda VA Center Found To Be Convicted Murderer

on April 28, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments

Edwin Winslow Bennett was still on parole for the 1989 gangland-style execution of a business rival when he began a meteoric rise through the managerial ranks at the VA Loma Linda Healthcare System. He is now the project manager for the VA’s Ambulatory Care Center in Redlands, CA.

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Border Patrol Agents Offered 5% Bonus to Stay with the Agency

By on April 25, 2019 in Agency News, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Border Patrol Agents Offered 5% Bonus to Stay with the Agency

CBP is offering Border Patrol agents a retention bonus in an effort to combat a shortage of manpower on the southern border.

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Election Agency Limps Into 2020 Cycle

on April 24, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Partisan disputes and a stagnating budget have ground the Federal Election Commission (FEC) nearly to a halt, as a backlog of cases grows and the number of enforcement fines plummet.

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