Tag: Donald Trump

The Battle Over Federal Employees’ Payroll Taxes

September 10, 2020 9:53 AM
The Battle Over Federal Employees’ Payroll Taxes

Federal employees will not be able to opt out of the temporary payroll tax deferral, but some lawmakers are pushing to change that.

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Will the Payroll Tax Deferral Apply to Federal Employees?

August 31, 2020 6:58 PM
Will the Payroll Tax Deferral Apply to Federal Employees?

It appears some federal employees will have withholding of their payroll taxes deferred under a new executive order. Here’s what we know.

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Hatch Act Not a Bar for Acceptance Speech at White House

August 13, 2020 7:03 PM
Hatch Act Not a Bar for Acceptance Speech at White House

The Office of Special Counsel says President Trump can make acceptance speech at the White House, with restrictions.

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Trump’s Payroll Tax Cut is a Lose-Lose Deal

August 6, 2020 12:11 PM
Trump’s Payroll Tax Cut is a Lose-Lose Deal

The author says that a proposal to suspend the Social Security payroll tax would jeopardize the overall health of the program.

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White House Plans to Block TSP from Expanding China Investments

April 30, 2020 6:05 PM

Reports have surfaced that President Trump intends to try to stop the TSP from making a planned change to the I Fund.

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Can President Trump Fire Dr. Fauci?

Can President Trump Fire Dr. Fauci?

There has been recent speculation that President Trump might fire Dr. Anthony Fauci, but can the president really do this given that Fauci is a federal employee?

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Trump Unveils Guidelines for ‘Opening Up America Again’ After Coronavirus

April 16, 2020 6:54 PM
Trump Unveils Guidelines for ‘Opening Up America Again’ After Coronavirus

The White House has released suggested guidelines for states to follow to begin returning life to normal after the coronavirus.

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Election 2020: Which Candidate Do Federal Employees Prefer?

March 24, 2020 9:25 AM
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…

March 14, 2020 8:17 AM
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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Trump Sends Christmas Thank You Letter to Federal Employees

December 22, 2019 8:45 AM
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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