Tag: Donald Trump

Another Shutdown? Clues from the President’s Speech

By on February 6, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Will there be another shutdown? Federal employees, and probably most Americans, would prefer an agreement and moving on. Here are clues from the State of the Union speech.

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Trump Says Many Federal Employees Want Border Security

By on December 27, 2018 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Trump Says Many Federal Employees Want Border Security

President Trump said that many federal employees support his effort to build a border wall, but some unions disagree. Where do you stand?

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Trump Gives Federal Employees Extra Holiday on Christmas Eve

By on December 19, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Trump Gives Federal Employees Extra Holiday on Christmas Eve

President Trump has issued an Executive Order giving most federal employees an extra holiday on December 24, 2018. Merry Christmas!

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Trump Establishes New Military Space Command

on December 18, 2018 in Current Events with 0 Comments
President Trump on Tuesday signed off on the military’s first space combatant command, putting it on par with others such as U.S. Cyber Command, and taking a key step toward his proposed Space Force.

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Trump Threatens Government Shutdown in Heated Meeting with Pelosi, Schumer

on December 11, 2018 in Current Events with 0 Comments
President Trump told Democratic leaders Tuesday he would be “proud” to shut down the government if he doesn’t get the $5 billion in border wall funding he’s demanding in a year-end spending bill.

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Task Force Recommends No More Pay Bargaining for USPS

By on December 5, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Task Force Recommends No More Pay Bargaining for USPS

The Postal Service Task Force suggests changes such as reforming pay and adding new revenue streams to shore up the agency’s ailing finances.

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National Day of Mourning Declared: Government Closed December 5th

By on December 1, 2018 in Current Events with 0 Comments
National Day of Mourning Declared: Government Closed December 5th

On Wednesday, December 5th, the Federal Government will close in honor of America’s 41st president who died on Friday.

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Federal Employees Warned Not to ‘#Resist’ Trump Administration While on Duty

By on November 30, 2018 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Federal Employees Warned Not to ‘#Resist’ Trump Administration While on Duty

OSC has issued new Hatch Act guidance for the 2020 election. Federal employees will want to be wary of using certain terms and hashtags in a political context.

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Trump Proposes 5 Percent Budget Cut For Each Cabinet Agency

on October 18, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
On the heels of a new Treasury Department report showing a 17 percent rise in the annual federal budget deficit, President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he was asking his Cabinet to propose major belt-tightening.

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Trump Donates Second Quarter Salary to SBA

By on October 3, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments

President Trump made his latest salary donation to the Small Business Administration.

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