Tag: Proposed Legislation

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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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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