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Federal Employees Going Rogue on Twitter

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Some federal employees have set up Twitter accounts to voice their dissent with the Trump administration's agenda for their agencies.

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Can Roth TSP Withdrawals Be Taxed?

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Can Roth TSP Withdrawals Be Taxed?

Could funds in your Roth TSP be taxed when you withdraw them? The answer is “yes, if you are not careful.”

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FECA Benefits: What to Do if You Get Hurt on the Job

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FECA Benefits: What to Do if You Get Hurt on the Job

The Federal Employees Compensation Act provides compensation benefits in the event of a workplace injury. This is a summary of the law and how the process of obtaining benefits works.

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Lawmaker Targets TSA Employee Misconduct With New Legislation

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Lawmaker Targets TSA Employee Misconduct With New Legislation

The TSA has had its share of problems recently. One Congressman has introduced legislation that he says will hold the agency and its employees more accountable.

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VA Accountability: Federal Government Trapped In A System In Desperate Need of Reform

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VA Accountability: Federal Government Trapped In A System In Desperate Need of Reform

The VA and federal civil service is “trapped in a failed and antiquated civil service system that is in desperate need of reform.” A House bill would change the system in the VA.

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Former Park Service Employee Sentenced to Prison for Theft of Government Money

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Former Park Service Employee Sentenced to Prison for Theft of Government Money

A supervisor who worked for the National Park Service in the Petrified National Forest has been sentenced to a year in prison and ordered to pay restitution of $313,000 after pleading guilty to theft of government money.

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Are You One of the TSP Millionaires?

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Are You One of the TSP Millionaires?

The number of TSP millionaires has exploded with the rising stock market. Here are the facts and figures on this aspect of the TSP.

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House Committee Wants to Ensure President Trump Isn’t Deleting His Tweets

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House Committee Wants to Ensure President Trump Isn’t Deleting His Tweets

A House Committee wants to ensure that President Trump isn’t in violation of the Presidential Records Act by deleting tweets sent from his Twitter accounts.

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Legislation Banning Feds From Watching Porn at Work Takes Another Step Forward

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Legislation that would prohibit federal employees from watching pornography while at work has taken another step forward in the road to becoming law.

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House Committee Wants to Know if Federal Employees Are Skirting FOIA Laws

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House Committee Wants to Know if Federal Employees Are Skirting FOIA Laws

The House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform sent a letter to numerous agencies seeking information on employees who are using methods of communication outside of normal government channels.

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