Tag: Proposed Legislation

Another Bill Introduced to Try to Stop TSP Investments in China

By on November 7, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Another Bill Introduced to Try to Stop TSP Investments in China

Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) is stepping up his efforts to try to stop changes to the TSP’s I Fund.

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Move Agency Headquarters Out of DC? Only if You Want Them to Fail

By on November 4, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Move Agency Headquarters Out of DC? Only if You Want Them to Fail

The author says that typical arguments in favor of relocating agencies outside of DC generally do not pass muster.

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Senator Wants to End Federal Agencies’ ‘Propaganda’

By on October 31, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Senator Wants to End Federal Agencies’ ‘Propaganda’

One Senator says it’s time for federal agencies to stop using taxpayer funds on their PR campaigns.

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Renewed Effort to Pay Bonuses to Federal Employees Who Report Wasteful Spending

By on October 28, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Renewed Effort to Pay Bonuses to Federal Employees Who Report Wasteful Spending

Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) wants to pay bonuses to federal employees who report wasteful spending.

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Senators Want to Move Most Federal Agencies Out of DC

By on October 23, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Senators Want to Move Most Federal Agencies Out of DC

Two Senators say it’s time to get the bulk of federal agencies out of the Washington, DC area.

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Senator Wants to Kick ‘Creeps’ Out of the Federal Workforce

By on October 22, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Senator Wants to Kick ‘Creeps’ Out of the Federal Workforce

Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) wants to rid the federal workforce of individuals convicted of sexual assault.

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Congresswoman Worried About a ‘Graying [Federal] Workforce’

By on October 18, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Congresswoman Worried About a ‘Graying [Federal] Workforce’

One Congresswoman is worried about the possible repercussions from more federal employees retiring from public service.

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DC Climate Change Protests Get Congress’ Attention

By on October 15, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
DC Climate Change Protests Get Congress’ Attention

Protests held recently in Washington, DC that caused traffic disruptions have led one lawmaker to address future demonstrations.

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Bill to Prevent VA Union “Bribes”

By on October 1, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Bill to Prevent VA Union “Bribes”

A bill has been introduced in the House to restrict AFGE from offering new employees money to immediately join the union.

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Another Attempt to Provide Short-Term Disability Insurance to Federal Employees

By on September 26, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Another Attempt to Provide Short-Term Disability Insurance to Federal Employees

Another effort is being made in Congress to provide a short-term disability insurance option to federal employees.

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