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EPA IG to Look at Pruitt’s Use of Multiple Email Accounts

By on May 16, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
EPA IG to Look at Pruitt’s Use of Multiple Email Accounts

The EPA IG said it would grant a request to look at Scott Pruitt’s use of multiple email accounts, but added that it might be a while before getting to it.

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Contingency Plan for FLTCIP? OPM Says It Doesn’t Need One

By on April 21, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Contingency Plan for FLTCIP? OPM Says It Doesn’t Need One

A recent IG report said OPM needs a contingency plan for the FLTCIP. OPM says that is much ado about nothing.

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EPA IG Says Chief of Staff Approved Controversial Pay Raises

By on April 17, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
EPA IG Says Chief of Staff Approved Controversial Pay Raises

A new IG report shows that the EPA’s Chief of Staff signed off on the controversial pay raises for two of Scott Pruitt’s closest aides.

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IG Report: No Record Retention Violations Revealed at EPA

By on April 9, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
IG Report: No Record Retention Violations Revealed at EPA

An IG investigation at EPA found more than 96 pages of unapproved apps on agency phones but no evidence of purposely circumventing federal record retention rules.

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Lawmakers Want a Fresh Look at Time and Attendance Abuse

By on April 2, 2018 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Lawmakers Want a Fresh Look at Time and Attendance Abuse

A group of lawmakers have asked GAO to take a fresh look at time and attendance problems in agencies by updating a report it previously released in 2003.

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IRS Still Giving Bonuses to Employees with Tax Compliance and Conduct Problems

By on February 16, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
IRS Still Giving Bonuses to Employees with Tax Compliance and Conduct Problems

A new IG report finds that despite some improvements, the IRS is still paying bonuses to employees with tax compliance and workplace conduct issues.

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IG: VA Secretary Misused Government Resources on Overseas Trip

By on February 14, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
IG: VA Secretary Misused Government Resources on Overseas Trip

A VA Inspector General’s report found an overseas trip taken by the agency Secretary to have fun afoul of ethics regulations.

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Shrinking Supplemental Annuity Payments: Response from OPM

By on February 13, 2018 in Q&A, Retirement with 0 Comments
Shrinking Supplemental Annuity Payments: Response from OPM

Readers have asked questions about the reduction in their annuity payments for retired federal law enforcement officers. Here is OPM’s response.

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A Shrinking Annuity Payment for Some Former Feds

By on February 11, 2018 in Pay & Benefits, Retirement with 0 Comments
A Shrinking Annuity Payment for Some Former Feds

OPM asked its IG not to publish a report about a decision the agency made that raised annuity payments for some retired federal employees. Here’s what happened.

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IG Report Says TSA Officials Interfered with Disciplinary Process

By on January 18, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
IG Report Says TSA Officials Interfered with Disciplinary Process

An IG report found that TSA senior leaders bypassed the agency’s own disciplinary rules to give favorable treatment to an employee who was slated to be fired.

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