Tag: Gerry Connolly

Bills Would Require Publishing Agency Reopening Plans, Reimbursing Dependent Care Costs

By on June 26, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Bills Would Require Publishing Agency Reopening Plans, Reimbursing Dependent Care Costs

Recently introduced legislation would require federal agencies to publish their reopening plans online to facilitate the safety of their employees.

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Connolly Accuses Labor Department of Overstepping its Authority on TSP’s I Fund

By on May 29, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Connolly Accuses Labor Department of Overstepping its Authority on TSP’s I Fund

The House Oversight Committee has now stepped into the ongoing political battle over the TSP’s I Fund.

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Lawmakers Seek Benefits for Federal Employees Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

By on April 14, 2020 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Lawmakers Seek Benefits for Federal Employees Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Two lawmakers outlined their legislative priorities for federal employees and contractors amid the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.

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Lawmakers Seeking 3.6% Raise for Federal Workers in 2020

By on February 7, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Lawmakers Seeking 3.6% Raise for Federal Workers in 2020

Legislation has been introduced to give federal employees a 3.6% pay raise in 2020.

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Legislation Reintroduced to Provide Appeal Rights to Postal Employees

By on January 29, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Legislation Reintroduced to Provide Appeal Rights to Postal Employees

Legislation has been reintroduced to extend MSPB appeal rights to some Postal employees.

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Legislation Would Boost COLAs for Some Federal Retirees

By on November 20, 2018 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Legislation Would Boost COLAs for Some Federal Retirees

Recently introduced legislation has the potential to increase the size of COLAs paid to some federal retirees.

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Congressmen Want Federal Employee Pay Cuts Taken Off the Table

By on December 26, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Congressmen Want Federal Employee Pay Cuts Taken Off the Table

Some Congressmen do not want cuts to federal employees’ pay or benefits used to offset mandatory spending cuts that could be triggered as part of the tax cut legislation.

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Congressmen Press OPM for Answers About FLTCIP Premium Increases

By on June 26, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Congressmen Press OPM for Answers About FLTCIP Premium Increases

Two Congressmen are asking OPM for details on what the agency plans to do to curtail future premium increases for FLTCIP enrollees.

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Legislation Would Extend Appeal Rights to Some Postal Employees

By on February 21, 2017 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Legislation Would Extend Appeal Rights to Some Postal Employees

Legislation has been introduced in Congress to extend MSPB appeal rights to approximately 7,500 Postal Service employees.

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‘Antiquated Assumptions’ About Federal Pay and Benefits

By on February 12, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
‘Antiquated Assumptions’ About Federal Pay and Benefits

What changes are likely to occur to your pay and benefits? These are some proposed changes federal workers might see under a new administration based on what we know today.

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