Tag: Matt Cartwright

Legislation Would Provide Pay Parity for Wage Grade Federal Employees

By on March 20, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Legislation Would Provide Pay Parity for Wage Grade Federal Employees

Recently introduced legislation aims to provide pay parity between any raises given to General Schedule and Wage Grade federal employees.

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Legislation Aims to Protect Federal Employees’ Pensions From Payday Lenders

By on November 6, 2015 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Legislation Aims to Protect Federal Employees’ Pensions From Payday Lenders

Legislation recently introduced by Congressmen Matt Cartwright (D-PA) and Gerry Connolly (D-VA) aims to protect federal workers, military retirees, and postal retirees by expanding Truth in Lending Act disclosure provisions to any situation where a federal or military pension is used as consideration for an “advance.”

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‘Locality Pay Equity Act’ Introduced In Congress

By on September 22, 2015 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
‘Locality Pay Equity Act’ Introduced In Congress

Legislation has been introduced in Congress to ensure that there is only one local wage area within a locality pay area. What impact would this legislation have on federal employees’ pay if it were enacted, and what brought about the introduction of the legislation? The author explains what you need to know.

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Legislation Would Provide Pay Parity for Hourly and Salaried Federal Employees

By on November 22, 2013 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

Rep. Matt Cartwright (D-PA) has introduced legislation that would ensure that the percentage increase in rates of basic pay for Wage Grade (WG), or hourly, employees is equivalent to the percentage increase received by other federal employees in the same pay locality.

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Legislation Would End Wage Disparity for Hourly Federal Employees

By on June 24, 2013 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

Rep. Matt Cartwright (D-PA) has introduced legislation that would potentially boost the salaries of hourly wage federal employees.

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