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Election 2020: Which Candidate Do Federal Employees Prefer?

By on March 24, 2020 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Election 2020: Which Candidate Do Federal Employees Prefer?

An informal survey of readers over the past 10 days provides insight into which candidates for president are the most popular.

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Payroll Tax Cut? Not So Fast…

By on March 14, 2020 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Payroll Tax Cut? Not So Fast…

The author says that a payroll tax reduction is possible, but there are still no details as of yet.

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President Trump Acquitted of Both Charges in Senate Impeachment Trial

on February 5, 2020 in Current Events with 0 Comments

The Senate on Wednesday voted to acquit President Donald Trump on both counts in his impeachment trial.

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Trump Sends Christmas Thank You Letter to Federal Employees

By on December 22, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Trump Sends Christmas Thank You Letter to Federal Employees

President Trump wrote a letter to federal employees thanking them for their service and informing them of new pay and leave benefits recently signed into law.

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Trump Gives Federal Employees Extra Day Off for Christmas

By on December 18, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Trump Gives Federal Employees Extra Day Off for Christmas

President Trump has issued an Executive Order giving most federal employees an extra day off on Christmas Eve this year.

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Local DC TV Show May Have Convinced Trump to Save OPM

on December 13, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments

The author says that all signs point to a wonky local Washington, DC television show as being the one that may have been the tipping point in getting President Trump to back off of his plans to scrap OPM.

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Trump Abandons Plan to Dissolve OPM

on December 11, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments

President Trump has abandoned his plan to dissolve the Office of Personnel Management.

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Agencies Will Have to Cancel Subscriptions to New York Times, Washington Post

By on October 25, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Agencies Will Have to Cancel Subscriptions to New York Times, Washington Post

The White House reportedly plans to direct federal agencies to cancel their subscriptions to the New York Times and the Washington Post.

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Trump Signs Bill to Avoid Another Shutdown

on September 29, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments

President Donald Trump signed a temporary spending bill Friday to avoid another government shutdown.

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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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