Tag: Gerry Connolly

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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Legislation Introduced to Give Federal Employees a 3.2% Pay Raise in 2018

By on January 31, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Legislation Introduced to Give Federal Employees a 3.2% Pay Raise in 2018

Legislation has been introduced in Congress to give federal employees a 3.2% pay raise in 2018.

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Legislation Aims to Protect Federal Employees’ Pensions From Payday Lenders

By on November 6, 2015 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Legislation Aims to Protect Federal Employees’ Pensions From Payday Lenders

Legislation recently introduced by Congressmen Matt Cartwright (D-PA) and Gerry Connolly (D-VA) aims to protect federal workers, military retirees, and postal retirees by expanding Truth in Lending Act disclosure provisions to any situation where a federal or military pension is used as consideration for an “advance.”

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Lawmakers Want to Give Federal Employees a 3.8% Pay Raise Next Year

By on January 13, 2015 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

Two lawmakers are introducing legislation that would give federal employees a 3.8% pay raise in 2016.

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