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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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Lawmakers Land ‘Tentative Agreement’ to Include Federal Worker Paid Leave in Final Defense Bill

on December 8, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

It's looking increasingly likely that all federal employees are going to get paid family leave as lawmakers have struck a tentative deal to include paid family leave for all federal workers in a compromise version of the National Defense Authorization Act.

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FDIC Announces Paid Parental Leave Benefit for its Employees

By on October 11, 2019 in Agency News, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
FDIC Announces Paid Parental Leave Benefit for its Employees

FDIC employees have a new benefit coming soon: paid parental leave.

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Senate Republicans Reject Paid Leave For Federal Workers

on September 26, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

Republicans rejected a motion in the Senate Wednesday to provide paid medical and family leave to federal workers, even though several members of the party have introduced paid parental leave bills this year.

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Defense Spending Bill Passes House with Provisions for Federal Employees

By on July 12, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Defense Spending Bill Passes House with Provisions for Federal Employees

The House passed a defense spending bill that contains some provisions that would impact federal employees.

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