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2.6 Percent Raise for Federal Employees?

By on January 31, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
2.6 Percent Raise for Federal Employees?

An overall pay raise for the federal workforce is still a possibility. Here is a summary of what is going on now.

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Will History Repeat Itself? Federal Employees Should Not Rule Out Possibility of 2019 Pay Raise

By on January 31, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Will History Repeat Itself? Federal Employees Should Not Rule Out Possibility of 2019 Pay Raise

A pay raise is still a possibility this year despite the president’s pay freeze. The author explains how this would work.

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Pay Raise Legislation Passes House

By on January 30, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Pay Raise Legislation Passes House

Legislation to give federal employees a pay raise in 2019 has passed the House.

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Pay Raise Bill Introduced in the Senate

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Pay Raise Bill Introduced in the Senate

Companion legislation for a pay raise in 2019 has been introduced in the Senate.

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Retroactive Pay Raise Legislation Introduced

By on January 27, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Retroactive Pay Raise Legislation Introduced

Legislation has been introduced to give federal employees a pay raise retroactive to the start of 2019.

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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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Can a 2019 Pay Raise Be Applied Retroactively?

By on December 30, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Can a 2019 Pay Raise Be Applied Retroactively?

Could Congress authorize a 2019 pay raise that would be applied retroactively?

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2019 Pay Raise on Life Support

By on December 20, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
2019 Pay Raise on Life Support

The possibility of a 2019 pay raise for federal employees is possible but increasingly unlikely.

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The Effects of a Lack of a Pay Raise

By on December 14, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
The Effects of a Lack of a Pay Raise

How does the lack of a pay raise factor into inflation, and what is the overall impact on your FERS annuity and Social Security benefits?

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