Tag: Inauguration Day

The Inaugural Address and Its Impact on Federal Employees

By on January 23, 2017 in Pay & Benefits, Retirement with 0 Comments
The Inaugural Address and Its Impact on Federal Employees

The Inaugural address provides clues as to how the Trump administration may view federal employee pay and benefits.

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I Do Solemnly Swear That I Will…

By on January 18, 2017 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
I Do Solemnly Swear That I Will…

The author points out that federal employees take an oath of office as part of their job duties, much like the president does. He analyzes the meaning behind this oath as it relates to one’s duties as a federal worker.

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OPM Urges Agencies to Let Federal Employees Telework During Inauguration Week

By on January 17, 2017 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
OPM Urges Agencies to Let Federal Employees Telework During Inauguration Week

OPM is encouraging agencies to let federal employees in the DC area telework this week to help alleviate traffic congestion related to Inauguration Day ceremonies.

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Why is Inauguration Day Treated Differently Than Other Holidays?

By on January 16, 2017 in Pay & Benefits, Q&A with 0 Comments
Why is Inauguration Day Treated Differently Than Other Holidays?

Can you explain why Inauguration Day is treated differently than other legal public holidays, for “in lieu of” purposes? Some of OPM’s guidance on the holiday is perplexing.

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Planning to Resign on Inauguration Day? Here’s What Will Happen to Your Pay

By on January 10, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Planning to Resign on Inauguration Day? Here’s What Will Happen to Your Pay

Non-career appointees who resign from their positions on Inauguration Day have special considerations impacting their pay and benefits. Here is a summary from OPM.

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How Inauguration Day Will Impact Washington

on January 3, 2017 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Federal employees in the Washington, DC area will soon have a holiday for Inauguration Day, but how will the large anticipated crowds impact those attending the event?

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A Week Off for Some Federal Employees Using 3 Days of Annual Leave

By on December 4, 2016 in Human Resources, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
A Week Off for Some Federal Employees Using 3 Days of Annual Leave

Some federal employees can take off for a week in January by using three days of annual leave. Here is how and why.

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2017 Federal Holidays

By on November 15, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
2017 Federal Holidays

What paid holidays can federal employees expect in 2017? Here is the official list.

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D.C. Area Employees Won’t Get Extra January Holiday This Year

By on January 4, 2013 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

Federal employees in the Washington, DC area will not be getting an extra paid holiday for Inauguration Day this year since it falls on the same day as Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday.

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How Many Holidays Will You Get in 2013?

By on December 28, 2012 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

Federal employees will get ten paid holidays in 2013 as defined by OPM.

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