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Federal Employees’ Favorite Topics in 2019

By on January 16, 2020 in Pay & Benefits, Retirement with 0 Comments
Federal Employees’ Favorite Topics in 2019

Which topics were of the most interest to federal employees in 2019? Here is the top 20 list of the most popular FedSmith articles last year.

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The Winners in 2020 Locality Pay Are…

By on December 27, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
The Winners in 2020 Locality Pay Are…

Which locality pay areas will receive the biggest raise in 2020 and which will get the lowest? Here are all of the locality pay rates for 2020.

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The 2020 Pay Raise is Now Official

By on December 26, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
The 2020 Pay Raise is Now Official

President Trump has signed an Executive Order implementing the 2020 pay raise.

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No New Locality Pay Areas in 2020

By on December 24, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
No New Locality Pay Areas in 2020

A new President’s Pay Agent report does not add locality pay areas in 2020 and finds the Salary Council’s method of comparing pay with private sector “lacks credibility”.

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2020 Pay Raise Unfair to Retirees?

By on December 23, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
2020 Pay Raise Unfair to Retirees?

Which group comes out ahead in determining a COLA or the annual federal pay raise?

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Trump Sends Christmas Thank You Letter to Federal Employees

By on December 22, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Trump Sends Christmas Thank You Letter to Federal Employees

President Trump wrote a letter to federal employees thanking them for their service and informing them of new pay and leave benefits recently signed into law.

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2020 Raise: How We Got to 3.1%

By on December 19, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
2020 Raise: How We Got to 3.1%

The House and Senate have passed legislation to avoid a government shutdown and enact a 3.1% annual pay raise in 2020.

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Largest Raise for Feds in 10 Years?

By on December 16, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Largest Raise for Feds in 10 Years?

A raise of 3.1% for the federal workforce is now a strong possibility.

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2020 Pay Raise Update: Still 2.6%?

By on November 23, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
2020 Pay Raise Update: Still 2.6%?

A new continuing resolution has passed preventing a government shutdown for a few weeks. What is the status of a 2020 pay raise?

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2020 Pay Raise: Silence Speaks Volumes

By on September 20, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
2020 Pay Raise: Silence Speaks Volumes

No action from the Senate on the pay raise this week has implications for your salary in 2020.

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