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Mileage Rates Cut Again in 2021

January 1, 2021 7:25 AM
Mileage Rates Cut Again in 2021

Federal employees who travel for work will see a lower mileage reimbursement rate in 2021.

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No Major Changes in 2021 Per Diem Rates

August 14, 2020 4:05 PM
No Major Changes in 2021 Per Diem Rates

GSA has released the per diem rates for fiscal year 2021.

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Legislation Introduced to Boost Per Diem Rates

June 4, 2020 9:34 AM
Legislation Introduced to Boost Per Diem Rates

Recently introduced legislation has the potential to make next year’s per diem rates higher than they might be otherwise.

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Appeals Court Vacates MSPB Removal Decision For Its Mishandling of Whistleblower Defense

January 20, 2020 8:11 AM , Updated February 2, 2020 7:31 AM
Appeals Court Vacates MSPB Removal Decision For Its Mishandling of Whistleblower Defense

A GSA Financial Advisor who argued his removal was retaliation for whistleblowing convinced the appeals court to overturn the administrative appeal decision.

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GSA Lowers Mileage Rates for 2020

January 6, 2020 8:50 AM , Updated January 17, 2020 12:46 PM

The mileage reimbursement rates for federal employees traveling for work will be slightly lower in 2020.

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2020 Per Diem Rates Released

August 9, 2019 4:29 PM , Updated August 20, 2019 7:28 AM

The FY 2020 per diem rates are now available.

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Defense Spending Bill Passes House with Provisions for Federal Employees

July 12, 2019 4:55 PM , Updated July 23, 2019 5:12 PM

The House passed a defense spending bill that contains some provisions that would impact federal employees.

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Dismantling the Argument for Dismantling OPM

May 27, 2019 7:50 AM , Updated June 5, 2019 11:03 AM

A former OPM director offered her views on the proposal to reorganize the agency. The author analyzes her remarks.

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Congress Should Act On OPM, But Maybe Not For the Reason You Think

April 6, 2019 10:55 AM , Updated April 17, 2019 6:20 PM
Congress Should Act On OPM, But Maybe Not For the Reason You Think

Although the proposed reorganization of OPM is not likely to happen, the author says that dropping the proposal entirely may not be the best outcome.

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House Dems Ask to Block Funding for OPM Reorganization

April 5, 2019 1:04 PM , Updated April 17, 2019 6:19 PM
House Dems Ask to Block Funding for OPM Reorganization

A group of House Democrats have asked to block funding for the Trump administration’s proposal to reorganize OPM.

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