The OPM retirement backlog was successfully reduced to close out October 2021 despite more incoming claims than in the month before.
A quorum may soon be restored at MSPB. How long will it take to clear the case backlog and what should federal employees with pending cases do?
The OPM retirement backlog grew yet again to close September 2021.
The OPM retirement backlog has reached its highest level in nearly a decade to close out August 2021.
The OPM retirement backlog climbed again in July 2022 and did so rather sharply over the previous month.
The OPM retirement backlog edged slightly higher in June 2021.
The retirement backlog at OPM has been slowly improving over the last two months.
OPM made good progress on the retirement backlog in April, but it is still at an 8 year high.
The backlog of outstanding retirement claims at OPM hit a new six year high last month.
Although the total retirement backlog is still high, the number of federal employees who retired last month was sharply lower than in recent years.