Tag: Proposed Legislation

Should Agencies be Required to Use Zero-Emission Vehicles?

By on January 23, 2020 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Should Agencies be Required to Use Zero-Emission  Vehicles?

One lawmaker wants to require federal agencies to only purchase or lease zero-emission vehicles for their fleets.

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Bill Would Publicize Tax Debts of Federal Employees

By on January 17, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Bill Would Publicize Tax Debts of Federal Employees

Legislation has been introduced to make the tax debts of federal employees and retirees public information.

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4th Time’s the Charm? Bill Reintroduced to Bolster Appeal Rights of Some Feds

By on January 9, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
4th Time’s the Charm? Bill Reintroduced to Bolster Appeal Rights of Some Feds

Legislation has again been introduced to overturn a court decision which limited appeal rights of some federal employees in sensitive positions.

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Legislation Reintroduced to Prevent Government Shutdowns

By on December 11, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Another bill has been introduced to end government shutdowns and help the federal employees who suffer from the effects.

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Should the VA be Providing Acupuncture Services to Veterans?

By on December 4, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Should the VA be Providing Acupuncture Services to Veterans?

Legislation has been introduced to require the VA to expand access to acupuncture services.

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Another Bill Attempts to Protect Credit of Federal Employees During Shutdowns

By on November 21, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Another Bill Attempts to Protect Credit of Federal Employees During Shutdowns

A second bill has been introduced that claims it will help protect the credit of federal employees in the event of a shutdown.

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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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