Legislation has been introduced to block implementation of one of President Biden’s Executive Orders that impacted the federal workforce in various ways.
Legislation in the House would give federal employees up to 15 weeks of paid emergency leave for dealing with COVID-19.
Locality pay is determined using a complex system of comparing federal and private sector pay. It is not a COLA.
The author looks at reasons why he says people are likely reluctant to talk about money.
Some in Congress want federal employees to be given administrative leave to get COVID-19 vaccinations.
The author says that the “process” of applying for Federal Disability Retirement largely requires convincing convincing OPM your case is valid.