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Bill Introduced to Formally Block Automatic Pay Raises for Senior Officials

By on January 15, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Bill Introduced to Formally Block Automatic Pay Raises for Senior Officials

Legislation has been introduced to formalize the continuation of a pay freeze on the vice president and other senior officials during the shutdown.

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The Vice President is Poised to Get a Raise This Year

By on January 4, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
The Vice President is Poised to Get a Raise This Year

Congress allowed a provision to expire that would give an automatic pay raise to the vice president and certain political officials, but OPM says to keep the pay freeze for now.

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House Democrats’ Bill to Reopen Government Includes Pay Raise

By on January 2, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
House Democrats’ Bill to Reopen Government Includes Pay Raise

House Democrats have unveiled legislation to end the partial government shutdown that includes a pay raise for federal employees.

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Biggest Events for Feds in 2018

By on December 31, 2018 in Human Resources, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Biggest Events for Feds in 2018

What were the most significant events for federal employees in 2018? Here is a summary.

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Pay Freeze Stands for 2019

By on December 28, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Pay Freeze Stands for 2019

Because Congress has not overridden the president’s proposed pay freeze, and an Executive Order has been issued freezing pay, no raise is expected in 2019.

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Federal Pay – Primum Non Nocere

By on September 13, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Federal Pay – Primum Non Nocere

When it comes to considering a pay raise for federal employees next year, the author says that he believes the best approach is to “first, do no harm.”

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Growing Bipartisan Opposition to the Proposed Pay Freeze

By on September 13, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Growing Bipartisan Opposition to the Proposed Pay Freeze

A growing number of lawmakers on both sides of the political aisle are urging President Trump to reconsider the proposed 2019 pay freeze.

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Lawmakers Express Opposition to the Pay Freeze

By on September 11, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Lawmakers Express Opposition to the Pay Freeze

Several lawmakers have expressed their opposition to the proposed 2019 pay freeze and are working to implement a pay raise instead.

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Trump to ‘Study’ Federal Workers’ Pay Over Labor Day Weekend

By on August 31, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

President Trump said in a speech today that he will “study” the issue of pay for federal workers over the weekend. What exactly does this mean?

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White House: No Pay Raise for Federal Employees in 2019

By on August 30, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
White House: No Pay Raise for Federal Employees in 2019

The White House wants to move forward with its proposed pay freeze for federal employees in 2019.

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