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House Bill Would Extend Paid Parental Leave Benefit to More Federal Employees

By on March 5, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
House Bill Would Extend Paid Parental Leave Benefit to More Federal Employees

A recently introduced bill would extend the new paid parental leave benefit to more federal employees who are excluded under the new law.

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NTEU is Worried About OPM’s Implementation of Paid Parental Leave

By on March 3, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
NTEU is Worried About OPM’s Implementation of Paid Parental Leave

NTEU is worried that OPM is “thwarting legislative intent” of the new paid parental leave law for federal employees.

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Bill Would Give All VA Employees New Paid Parental Leave Benefit

By on March 3, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Bill Would Give All VA Employees New Paid Parental Leave Benefit

Legislation has been introduced that would formally ensure that all VA employees would be covered by the new paid parental leave benefit.

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House Bill Would Expand Paid Parental Leave to All Federal Employees

By on February 13, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
House Bill Would Expand Paid Parental Leave to All Federal Employees

A House bill would expand paid parental leave to cover some federal employees who were excluded by the new law.

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New Details Clarify Which Federal Employees are Excluded from Paid Parental Leave

By on January 15, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
New Details Clarify Which Federal Employees are Excluded from Paid Parental Leave

Additional details have been released clarifying which federal employees would be excluded from the new paid parental leave benefit.

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Is Paid Parental Leave ‘Another Step Towards Socialism’?

By on January 9, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Is Paid Parental Leave ‘Another Step Towards Socialism’?

Amidst many people extolling the virtues of the new paid parental leave benefit for federal employees, one person has expressed concerns about its ramifications.

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2019 Was a Big Year for Federal Employees

By on December 31, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
2019 Was a Big Year for Federal Employees

2019 was an eventful year for federal employees. These are some of the highlights.

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Some Feds Excluded from New Paid Parental Leave Benefit

By on December 30, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Some Feds Excluded from New Paid Parental Leave Benefit

The new paid parental leave law does not apply to some federal employees as written, but some lawmakers want to change that.

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Paid Parental Leave Regulations Coming Soon

By on December 29, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Paid Parental Leave Regulations Coming Soon

OPM said in a recent memo that it will be issuing regulations to outline how the new paid parental leave benefit will work.

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It Looks Like Federal Employees Will Get Paid Parental Leave After All

By on December 13, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
It Looks Like Federal Employees Will Get Paid Parental Leave After All

Despite past failed attempts, it appears that Congress is going to be successful in enacting a paid parental leave policy for federal employees.

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