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

By on March 18, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
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

By on March 13, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
OMB Calls for Expanded Telework, Leave Options for Coronavirus

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

By on February 19, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
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?

By on March 27, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

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

By on December 27, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
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

By on December 20, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
OMB Issues Pay and Leave Guidance in Event of a Shutdown

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

By on October 3, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
OMB Wants Federal Employees to Get Second Jobs to Help with 2020 Census

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

By on July 25, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
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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Creating Path for Restructuring Federal Government

By on July 15, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Creating Path for Restructuring Federal Government

Legislation has been introduced to create a path for implementing a plan to restructure or reorganize portions of the federal government.

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OPM Identifies Priorities for Federal Workforce in New Report

By on February 12, 2018 in Agency News, Human Resources with 0 Comments
OPM Identifies Priorities for Federal Workforce in New Report

OPM has released its quadrennial identifying future challenges and priorities for the federal workforce.

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