Tag: Holiday Pay

A Shutdown Could Cancel Some Federal Employees’ Vacation Plans

By on December 18, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
A Shutdown Could Cancel Some Federal Employees’ Vacation Plans

A partial government shutdown over Christmas could throw a wrench into some federal employees’ vacation plans.

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How Pay and Retirement Benefits are Impacted by a Partial Shutdown

By on December 16, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
How Pay and Retirement Benefits are Impacted by a Partial Shutdown

How would a partial government shutdown impact the pay of current and retired federal employees?

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OPM Addresses How Pay Will Work for Tomorrow’s Holiday

By on December 4, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
OPM Addresses How Pay Will Work for Tomorrow’s Holiday

OPM has provided detailed guidance on pay and leave for the upcoming holiday honoring former President George H.W. Bush.

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A Refresher on Holiday Pay

By on November 14, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
A Refresher on Holiday Pay

With the holiday season approaching, some federal employees may be wondering how this can affect their paychecks. Here is a quick refresher.

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July 4th and Federal Employees

By on June 30, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
July 4th and Federal Employees

July 4th is when we celebrate Independence Day. Here is how we arrived at celebrating July 4th as a national holiday and how federal employees are paid.

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What Happens if a Holiday Falls on My Day Off?

By on November 2, 2016 in Pay & Benefits, Q&A with 0 Comments

If a holiday falls on a Monday and that’s my day off, does the holiday move to Tuesday or does my day off move to Tuesday?

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Is Holiday Premium Pay a 'Right'?

By on January 19, 2016 in Pay & Benefits, Q&A with 0 Comments

I’m a FWS supervisor. Management recently announced that each supervisor now will work only 4 out of ten holidays each year, and will be excused from work on the six holidays they are not scheduled to work. In the past, we get paid if we work or not, and, as a result, were paid holiday premium pay for the time worked on each holiday. Do we have rights in this situation?

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Holiday Pay Following a Day Off

By on June 18, 2015 in Pay & Benefits, Q&A with 0 Comments

I am a midnight shift employee. If I am off on Sunday night but work the night of the holiday (in this case Monday), do I get holiday pay being that I worked a part of the holiday?

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Here's How You'll Get Paid for the Extra Christmas Holiday

By on December 7, 2014 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Here's How You'll Get Paid for the Extra Christmas Holiday

The Office of Personnel Management has issued guidance for agency heads about how to go about giving federal workers the extra paid holiday at Christmas that was recently granted via executive order by President Obama.

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Merry Christmas to Federal Employees: Extra Paid Holiday Announced for Dec. 26

By on December 6, 2014 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

President Obama has issued an executive order giving federal employees an extra paid holiday on Friday, December 26.

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