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Not Yet: Senators Say Federal Employees Shouldn’t Return to Work in Their Offices

July 9, 2020 4:43 PM , Updated August 7, 2020 3:32 PM
Not Yet: Senators Say Federal Employees Shouldn’t Return to Work in Their Offices

Four Senators said that OMB and OPM are putting federal employees in jeopardy by asking them to return to work in their offices now.

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White House Tells Federal Employees to Prepare to Return to Their Offices

April 20, 2020 5:26 PM , Updated May 6, 2020 7:37 AM
White House Tells Federal Employees to Prepare to Return to Their Offices

The Office of Management and Budget issued a memo with plans agencies can use to safely return to normal operations after the coronavirus.

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OMB Tells Agencies to Limit In-Person Contact, Maximize Telework to Combat Coronavirus

March 18, 2020 9:22 AM , Updated March 30, 2020 7:44 AM
OMB Tells Agencies to Limit In-Person Contact, Maximize Telework to Combat Coronavirus

OMB has issued another memo for agencies with action items to take to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

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OMB Calls for Expanded Telework, Leave Options for Coronavirus

March 13, 2020 4:08 PM , Updated March 24, 2020 5:38 PM

The Office of Management and Budget is asking federal agencies to make full use of telework and leave options to protect federal employees who are most at risk from the coronavirus.

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Federal Retirement Benefits on the Chopping Block

February 19, 2020 1:19 PM , Updated March 13, 2020 10:56 AM
Federal Retirement Benefits on the Chopping Block

While the proposed budget cuts to federal employees’ retirement are familiar, the author says they contain a key difference this time.

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Why is Another Pay Freeze Being Proposed?

March 27, 2019 8:44 AM , Updated April 9, 2019 11:08 AM

OMB’s acting director explained the rationale behind proposing another pay freeze in 2020 at a recent Congressional hearing.

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Shutdown Will Cancel Some Federal Employees’ Planned Vacations

December 27, 2018 11:47 AM , Updated January 3, 2019 3:19 PM
Shutdown Will Cancel Some Federal Employees’ Planned Vacations

A regulation on leave says that some federal employees will have their vacations cancelled because of the partial shutdown.

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OMB Issues Pay and Leave Guidance in Event of a Shutdown

December 20, 2018 5:56 PM , Updated December 22, 2018 6:46 PM

OMB has issued special instructions on pay and leave for agencies and employees who would be impacted by a partial government shutdown.

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OMB Wants Federal Employees to Get Second Jobs to Help with 2020 Census

October 3, 2018 11:21 AM , Updated October 12, 2018 4:59 PM

The Office of Management and Budget is encouraging agencies to let federal employees pursue part-time jobs to help out with the 2020 census.

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Long-Term Costs and a 2019 Federal Employee Pay Raise

July 25, 2018 2:52 PM , Updated August 3, 2018 5:16 PM
Long-Term Costs and a 2019 Federal Employee Pay Raise

The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has issued a statement opposing a federal employee pay raise in 2019.

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