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Budget Bill Avoiding Shutdown Becomes Law

By on May 4, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Budget Bill Avoiding Shutdown Becomes Law

Congress has passed a spending bill funding the government for the remainder of the fiscal year and eliminating the possibility of a partial shutdown.

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5 Things You Should Know About the Omnibus Spending Bill

By on May 3, 2017 in Agency News, Human Resources with 0 Comments
5 Things You Should Know About the Omnibus Spending Bill

A budget agreement has finally been reached in Congress. The author lists five points about the agreement that are relevant to the federal workforce.

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Deal Reached in Congress to Fund Government Through September

By on May 1, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Deal Reached in Congress to Fund Government Through September

An agreement has been reached in Congress to fund the government for the rest of 2017, moving closer towards avoiding a partial government shutdown.

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Congress Passes Resolution to Avoid a Shutdown

By on April 27, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Congress Passes Resolution to Avoid a Shutdown

A short term funding resolution has been passed by Congress to keep the government funded through May 5.

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Five Lessons That Can Be Learned From Federal Workers Facing a Furlough

on April 26, 2017 in Leadership with 0 Comments
The author says it's important to ask yourself how prepared you are in the event that you might be facing a furlough, layoff, or reduction in work hours. She provides five tips to help in preparing for unfortunate events such as these.

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House Bill Would Guarantee Pay During a Shutdown

By on April 25, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
House Bill Would Guarantee Pay During a Shutdown

Legislation introduced in the House would guarantee federal employees’ pay in the event of a government shutdown.

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Will I Still Receive My Annuity Payment in a Government Shutdown?

By on April 24, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Will I Still Receive My Annuity Payment in a Government Shutdown?

The possibility of a partial government shutdown looms at the end of the week. What impact would this have on your annuity payments should it take place?

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What Happens to Your Pay During a Shutdown?

By on April 24, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
What Happens to Your Pay During a Shutdown?

The possibility of a partial government shutdown looms at the end of the week. What will happen to your pay should this take place?

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OMB Posts Agency Shutdown Contingency Plans

By on April 23, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
OMB Posts Agency Shutdown Contingency Plans

The Office of Management and Budget has published a list of contingency plans for federal agencies in the event of a government shutdown later this week.

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How the Most Recent Shutdown Affected Federal Employees’ Spending

on April 11, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
While federal employees were ultimately paid after the last shutdown, it did create a temporary disruption in the pay process. How did their household spending change while their paychecks were on hold?

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