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Lawmakers Trying Again to Give Federal Employees Paid Family Leave

By on March 6, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Lawmakers Trying Again to Give Federal Employees Paid Family Leave

Another legislative push is being made in Congress to give federal employees 12 weeks of paid parental leave.

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Legislation Would Give Federal Employees 12 Weeks of Paid Parental Leave

By on July 1, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Legislation Would Give Federal Employees 12 Weeks of Paid Parental Leave

Another effort is being made in Congress to give federal employees paid leave for the birth or adoption of a child.

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Legislation Reintroduced to Give Federal Employees 6 Weeks of Paid Parental Leave

By on February 13, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Legislation Reintroduced to Give Federal Employees 6 Weeks of Paid Parental Leave

Legislation has been reintroduced in the new Congress to give federal employees six weeks of paid parental leave for the birth or adoption of a child.

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Obama’s Budget Proposes 1.6% Raise, 6 Weeks Paid Parental Leave for Federal Workforce

By on February 9, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Obama’s Budget Proposes 1.6% Raise, 6 Weeks Paid Parental Leave for Federal Workforce

What is in the president’s budget for the federal workforce? Here are several highlights.

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Legislation Introduced to Give Federal Employees 6 Weeks of Paid Parental Leave

By on September 15, 2015 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Legislation Introduced to Give Federal Employees 6 Weeks of Paid Parental Leave

Senators Brian Schatz (D-HI) and Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) are introducing companion legislation to go with a a House bill introduced earlier this year that would give federal employees six weeks of paid parental leave the birth, adoption or foster placement of a child.

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OPM Releases Guidance on President's New Paid Parental Leave Policy

By on April 16, 2015 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

The Office of Personnel Management has released a new handbook for federal employees that provides details on the president’s new paid parental leave policy that was announced in January as well as details about many other benefits available to the federal workforce.

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Bill Would Give Federal Workers 6 Weeks of Paid Parental Leave

By on January 26, 2015 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

Democrats in Congress have reintroduced legislation that would give federal workers six weeks of paid parental leave.

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What Do Feds Think of Obama's Paid Parental Leave Policy?

By on January 20, 2015 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
What Do Feds Think of Obama's Paid Parental Leave Policy?

FedSmith.com users indicated in a recent survey that they like the president’s proposal to give a new paid parental leave option to federal workers.

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Details of Obama’s New Parental Leave Policy Announced

By on January 15, 2015 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

The White House has released more details on President Obama’s plan for giving federal employees more paid parental leave.

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Obama to Give Federal Workers Paid Parental Leave

By on January 14, 2015 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

President Obama will sign a presidential memorandum this week to give federal employees at least 6 weeks of paid sick leave when having a child.

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