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Despite Fewer Claims Received, OPM Retirement Backlog Grows 2.3%

By on December 5, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Despite Fewer Claims Received, OPM Retirement Backlog Grows 2.3%

The backlog of retirement applications at OPM grew in November despite far fewer new applications being received.

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OPM’s Retirement Backlog Climbs 12% in October

By on November 7, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments
OPM’s Retirement Backlog Climbs 12% in October

OPM’s retirement backlog climbed higher in October. How does this compare to the last few years?

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Slight Reduction Made in Retirement Backlog in September

By on October 5, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Slight Reduction Made in Retirement Backlog in September

OPM made slight progress in reducing the backlog of outstanding retirement claims in September.

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OPM’s Retirement Backlog Edges Slightly Higher in August

By on September 5, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments
OPM’s Retirement Backlog Edges Slightly Higher in August

OPM’s retirement backlog crept slightly higher in August and is higher than it was a year ago.

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OPM’s Retirement Claims Backlog Jumps 18% in July

By on August 7, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments
OPM’s Retirement Claims Backlog Jumps 18% in July

The retirement applications backlog at OPM increased almost 18% in July.

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OPM’s Retirement Backlog Drops Below 15,000

By on July 6, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments
OPM’s Retirement Backlog Drops Below 15,000

OPM has reduced its backlog of outstanding retirement claims to under 15,000 for the first time in a year.

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OPM Slowly Chipping Away at Retirement Backlog

By on June 5, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments
OPM Slowly Chipping Away at Retirement Backlog

The Office of Personnel Management was able to make a marked reduction in its outstanding backlog of retirement applications in May.

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OPM Makes Modest Improvement in Retirement Backlog in April

By on May 6, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments
OPM Makes Modest Improvement in Retirement Backlog in April

The Office of Personnel Management was able to reduce its backlog of outstanding retirement applications by almost 8% in April.

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VA Appeals Backlog: Will Reform Plans Work?

By on April 9, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
VA Appeals Backlog: Will Reform Plans Work?

GAO reviews plans by the VA to fix a large backlog of veterans appeals for disability compensation. GAO is skeptical the reforms will work without more efforts.

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OPM Makes Progress on Reducing Winter Backlog Growth

By on April 6, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments
OPM Makes Progress on Reducing Winter Backlog Growth

After a sharp increase in the number of backlogged retirement applications during the first two months of the year, OPM was able to make some progress in reducing the overall backlog in March.

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