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Shutdown Threat Off the Table

on March 23, 2018 in Current Events with 0 Comments
President Trump has signed the $1.3 trillion spending bill despite an earlier veto threat, thus eliminating the possibility of another shutdown at the end of the week.

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Legislation Would Require Naming All ‘Nonessential’ Federal Employees in a Shutdown

By on February 27, 2018 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Legislation Would Require Naming All ‘Nonessential’ Federal Employees in a Shutdown

New legislation would require all federal employees deemed “nonessential” to be named in the event of a government shutdown.

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OPM Addresses Pay for Federal Employees Affected by the Last Shutdown

By on February 16, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
OPM Addresses Pay for Federal Employees Affected by the Last Shutdown

The Office of Personnel Management has issued guidance for handling pay for federal employees impacted by the brief shutdown in early February.

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Congress Passes Bill in Vote to End Brief Overnight Shutdown

By on February 9, 2018 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Congress Passes Bill in Vote to End Brief Overnight Shutdown

A brief government shutdown ensued overnight, but quickly came to an end after Congress reached an agreement early this morning.

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Legislation Introduced to Guarantee Back Pay to Federal Employees in Event of a Shutdown

By on February 8, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Legislation Introduced to Guarantee Back Pay to Federal Employees in Event of a Shutdown

With the possibility of yet another partial government shutdown looming, legislation has again been introduced to ensure federal employees would be paid for any lost time.

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Should Feds Worry About Another Shutdown?

By on February 4, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Should Feds Worry About Another Shutdown?

As Congress races towards another funding deadline, the author addresses the potential risks to federal employees.

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OPM Explains How Your Pay Will Be Handled After the Shutdown

By on January 25, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
OPM Explains How Your Pay Will Be Handled After the Shutdown

OPM has issued a memo detailing how pay will be handled for federal employees directly impacted by the government shutdown.

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Shutdown Pay for Lawmakers vs. Federal Employees

By on January 22, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Shutdown Pay for Lawmakers vs. Federal Employees

The pay of federal employees and elected Congressional representatives is treated differently. Here is why.

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Shutdown: It Ain’t Over When its Over

By on January 22, 2018 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Shutdown: It Ain’t Over When its Over

The partial government shutdown appears it will be short lived, but the author says it is likely to have some long-term, lasting effects.

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The Shutdown is Over

By on January 22, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
The Shutdown is Over

Congress passed a stopgap spending bill Monday afternoon bringing the partial government shutdown to an end after three days.

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