Tag: Election

Mail Carrier Allegedly Changed Ballot Requests from ‘Democrat’ to ‘Republican’ as a ‘Joke’

May 27, 2020 10:12 AM , Updated June 6, 2020 8:18 AM

A West Virginia mail carrier has been charged with attempted election fraud after allegedly tampering with ballot requests sent through the mail.

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Election 2020: Which Candidate Do Federal Employees Prefer?

March 24, 2020 9:25 AM , Updated April 3, 2020 10:54 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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Election 2020: Who Would Receive Your Vote?

March 10, 2020 12:11 PM , Updated March 24, 2020 9:27 AM

Which candidates do members of the federal community favor in the upcoming election?

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Bloomberg’s Plan for Social Security

February 18, 2020 9:22 AM , Updated March 4, 2020 2:34 PM

The author analyzes details of Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg’s plan for Social Security.

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Warren Proposes Expanded Collective Bargaining for Federal Employees

October 9, 2019 11:37 AM

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is promising to expand collective bargaining in the federal workforce if elected.

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Elections and Federal Workers: The Good and the Bad

September 9, 2019 3:10 PM , Updated September 23, 2019 8:28 AM
Elections and Federal Workers: The Good and the Bad

What implications does an election year have for federal employees? As the author notes, there are pros and cons.

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Right to Strike for Feds Endorsed by Bernie Sanders

August 22, 2019 11:15 AM , Updated September 4, 2019 2:03 PM

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders supports giving federal employee unions the right to strike.

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Federal Unions and Politics: Follow the Money

March 13, 2019 2:43 PM
Federal Unions and Politics: Follow the Money

Federal employee unions are generally thought to support Democrats during elections. What do data on union donations in the last election say about that?

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Legislation Would Give Federal Employees 7 Additional Paid Holidays

February 1, 2019 1:00 PM , Updated February 10, 2019 6:32 AM

A bill that would give several additional paid leave days to federal employees has recently gained notoriety because of a debate sparked in the Senate this week.

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Mid-Term Elections and Federal Employee Pay and Benefits

November 7, 2018 9:31 AM , Updated November 20, 2018 8:51 AM
Mid-Term Elections and Federal Employee Pay and Benefits

The change in Congressional control of the House will result in a new emphasis on federal employee issues. Here is an overview.

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