Tag: Donald Trump

President Recommends 2.6% Pay Raise for 2020

By on August 30, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
President Recommends 2.6% Pay Raise for 2020

President Trump has issued an alternative pay plan for 2020 recommending a pay raise of 2.6%.

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Trump Signs Executive Order to Eliminate Student Loan Debt for Disabled Veterans

on August 21, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments

President Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday directing the Education Department to more easily forgive the federal student loans of 100% disabled veterans.

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Senators Don’t Want Federal Agencies Collecting Citizenship Data

By on July 25, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Senators Don’t Want Federal Agencies Collecting Citizenship Data

A group of Senators are threatening to withhold funds in an effort to stop federal agencies from providing citizenship data to the Commerce Department.

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Government to Print 2020 Census Without Citizenship Question

By on July 2, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Government to Print 2020 Census Without Citizenship Question

The Trump administration reportedly abandoned efforts to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census, but the president has said it’s still on the table.

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Hatch Act Violation Complaints Up Under Trump Administration

on May 15, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Complaints that federal employees are using their platform to campaign for President Trump or his allies have risen during the Trump administration according to a recent report.

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Legislation Reintroduced to Restore ALJs to Competitive Service

By on May 2, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Legislation Reintroduced to Restore ALJs to Competitive Service

Another attempt is being made in Congress to restore Administrative Law Judges to the competitive service.

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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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Security Clearance Background Checks To Be Handled By Pentagon

on April 24, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
President Trump ordered the Pentagon Wednesday to take over the government’s massive job of conducting background checks for security clearances.

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It’s Here! Executive Order Issued Implementing 2019 Pay Raise

By on March 28, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
It’s Here! Executive Order Issued Implementing 2019 Pay Raise

The long awaited executive order on the 2019 retroactive pay raise has been issued by President Trump.

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New OPM Director Nominated

By on March 4, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments

The White House announced that President Trump has nominated a new permanent director for OPM.

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