Tag: Executive Order

15,000 New Federal Employees Key Part of Immigration Enforcement

February 21, 2017 10:49 AM

Under new policy proposals from Department of Homeland Security, up to 15,000 federal employees will be hired as part of a plan to secure U.S. borders and crack down on illegal immigration.

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Trump Signs Executive Order Directing Agencies to Cut Regulations

January 30, 2017 11:04 AM , Updated February 1, 2017 6:04 AM

President Trump has signed an executive order laying out a process that directs federal agencies to cut regulations.

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Executive Orders Call for Hiring 15,000 New Federal Employees

January 26, 2017 10:28 AM

In the midst of much news about a federal hiring freeze, it may come as a surprise to hear that two executive orders were issued by the White House calling for hiring 15,000 new federal employees.

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Trump Issues Executive Order to Impose Federal Hiring Freeze

January 23, 2017 12:57 PM , Updated January 24, 2017 8:49 AM

President Trump has issued an executive order to freeze federal hiring in an effort to make good on one of his campaign promises to reduce the size of the federal workforce.

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Executive Order Seeks to Increase Federal Employee Donations to CFC

October 16, 2016 6:38 PM , Updated January 30, 2017 11:05 AM

Contributions to the CFC have been going down each year since 2009. A new executive order seeks to reverse this by allowing retired federal employees to donate as well as allowing agencies to count federal employees’ time spent working for charity as a monetary donation.

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Executive Order Finalizing 2016 Pay Rates Issued

December 19, 2015 10:49 AM

President Obama has issued an executive order setting 2016 pay rates for federal employees.

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2013 Pay Raise is Officially Rescinded

April 5, 2013 10:27 PM

A new executive order and guidance from OPM formally announced the extension of the pay freeze through the end of 2013.

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President Gives Fed Workers Holiday on December 24th

December 21, 2012 12:53 PM

The president has issued an executive order granting Monday, December 24th as a paid day off.

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White House Takes On Diversity in Gov. as Hiring/Appt. Complaints Rise

A new Executive Order signed by President Obama reemphasizes federal agencies’ obligations to promote a diverse workplace.

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Obama Signs Executive Order Instructing Agencies to Improve Workforce Diversity

August 18, 2011 3:16 PM

President Obama today signed an executive order to promote equal employment opportunity, diversity and inclusion in the federal workforce.

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