Tag: OPM

Who Will Get the Retirement Annuity?

April 10, 2007 8:56 AM

What will happen to a federal employee’s annuity in the event of a divorce? The answer is not always clear–even after a decision from OPM and the MSPB as demonstrated by this case.

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Federal Offices Closed Tuesday In Honor of Gerald R. Ford

December 29, 2006 6:51 AM

Federal offices will be closed on Tuesday in honor of former President Gerald R. Ford.

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OPM Implementing 2007 Federal Pay Raise

December 21, 2006 7:11 AM

OPM is implementing the 2007 pay raise but no one really knows what the final figures will be.

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Court Strikes Down Labor Relations Portion of New DHS System

June 28, 2006 8:40 AM

The Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit has decided that the labor relations portion of the new human resources system for DHS is not consistent with Congressional intent.

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Fed Names and Info Available on the Internet…For A Small Fee

December 7, 2005 8:11 AM

Personal information about most federal employees is available for a fee on the internet. OPM has recently withheld information on a number of federal employees. A new lawsuit may determine whether your information will continue to be up for sale.

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Want Flexibilities? OPM Issuing Regs To Enhance Recruitment, Relocation, and Retention

OPM is issuing new regulations designed to significantly enhance the federal government’s recruitment, relocation and retention payment authorities.

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Use Of Flexibilities Dependent on Good Leadership

April 22, 2005 7:25 AM

A recent hearing was held to discuss use of flexibilities in the federal government.

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Liberal Leave Approved For Feds To Observe Pope Services

April 8, 2005 7:21 AM

Liberal leave has been granted to federal workers who wish to observe services for the Pope.

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OPM Revises Application for 10-Point Veterans’ Preference

March 30, 2005 6:34 AM

OPM announces plans to make veterans’ preference available to more veterans

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OPM Issues Guidance On IT Training

February 1, 2005 6:38 AM

OPM issues guidance on IT training.

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