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The Holman Rule and Federal Employees

By on January 4, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
The Holman Rule and Federal Employees

The “Holman Rule” was dropped in new House rules adopted for the 116th Congress which could make some federal employees sleep easier at night.

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RSC Budget Echoes Recent Proposals to Cut Federal Employees’ Pay, Benefits

By on April 26, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
RSC Budget Echoes Recent Proposals to Cut Federal Employees’ Pay, Benefits

The 2019 Republican Study Committee budget blueprint includes a number of proposals to cut federal employees’ pay and benefits.

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Back to the Future: How to Cut Federal Salaries and Agency Programs

By on March 21, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Back to the Future: How to Cut Federal Salaries and Agency Programs

The Holman Rule has been extended in the House of Representatives. It allows cutting specific salaries or programs through the federal appropriations process.

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How To Quickly Reduce Federal Employee Salaries and Agency Programs

By on January 4, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
How To Quickly Reduce Federal Employee Salaries and Agency Programs

As the public was told in 2008, elections have consequences. The new administration will have different priorities than the Obama administration. One new Congressional rule will allow cutting the workforce or cutting federal employee salaries in specific agencies.

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