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Turning Social Security Into Welfare

By on December 8, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments

Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) shared his ideas on Social Security in a recent interview. The author says they would ultimately turn it into a welfare program.

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Bipartisan Support for VA Accountability Bill

By on May 15, 2017 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Bipartisan Support for VA Accountability Bill

A bipartisan bill in the Senate would make changes including creating an expedited appeal process for VA employees and alter existing appeal procedures.

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Legislation Reintroduced in Congress to Make It Easier to Fire VA Employees

By on March 3, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Legislation Reintroduced in Congress to Make It Easier to Fire VA Employees

Legislation has been reintroduced in Congress to make it easier to fire VA employees for misconduct or poor performance.

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Rubio Reintroduces Legislation to Make It Easier to Fire VA Employees

By on January 19, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Rubio Reintroduces Legislation to Make It Easier to Fire VA Employees

Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) reintroduced legislation this week that would make it easier to fire VA employees for misconduct or poor performance.

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Senate Introduces Legislation to Make It Easier to Fire VA Employees

By on July 13, 2016 in Agency News, Human Resources with 0 Comments
Senate Introduces Legislation to Make It Easier to Fire VA Employees

Companion legislation has been introduced in the Senate to accompany a House bill that would expedite the removal process of VA employees for poor performance or misconduct.

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Lawmakers Make Case for Making it Easier to Fire VA Employees

By on April 4, 2016 in Agency News with 0 Comments

The Chairman of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs sent a letter last week to the Senate VA Committee Chairman making the case for legislation that would make it easier to fire federal employees who work for the VA.

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Drawbacks to Marco Rubio's Social Security Proposals

By on May 15, 2014 in Retirement with 0 Comments

Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) outlined a number of reforms for Social Security in a speech this week. The author says that while well intentioned, Rubio’s proposals would actually make Social Security less solvent.

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Rubio Proposes Opening TSP to Private Sector Workers

By on May 13, 2014 in Retirement with 0 Comments

In a speech at the National Press Club today, Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) offered several retirement reform proposals, one of which was opening the Thrift Savings Plan up to private sector workers.

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