Tag: Shutdown

Federal Employees Reminded to Remain Mindful of Ethics in Shutdown

By on September 30, 2013 in Human Resources with 0 Comments

A note from the Office of Government Ethics reminds federal employees that even if they are furloughed, they must continue to comply with all ethics laws and regulations.

Continue Reading »

What Happens to Your Pay and Benefits in a Shutdown?

By on September 25, 2013 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

Will you get paid during a government shutdown? OPM offers guidance on what would happen to your pay and benefits should it happen at the end of the month.

Continue Reading »

Would a Shutdown Affect Social Security Payments?

By on September 24, 2013 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Will you continue to get your Social Security payments if the government shuts down?

Continue Reading »

Government Shutdown: Are Federal Workers at Risk?

By on September 19, 2013 in Current Events with 0 Comments

The looming possibility of a government shutdown is getting more and more media attention as the end of the month approaches. But just how likely is a shutdown to affect the federal workforce?

Continue Reading »

How Will Furloughs Affect Your Retirement?

By on August 13, 2013 in Retirement with 0 Comments

Will the furloughs have an impact on your federal retirement annuity?

Continue Reading »

Administrative Guidance on Furloughs

By on February 21, 2013 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

OPM offers some administrative guidance federal employees can use in the event of a furlough.

Continue Reading »

Bill Introduced to Protect Military Pay in Event of Government Shutdown

By on January 31, 2013 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Two Senators have introduced legislation that would ensure that military members do not go without pay in the event a government shutdown occurs.

Continue Reading »

AFGE Lawsuit Says Federal Employees Can’t Be Forced to Work During Shutdown

By on April 8, 2011 in Court Cases with 0 Comments

AFGE filed a lawsuit today against the government which claims that requiring federal employees to work during a shutdown without pay is a violation of the Constitution.

Continue Reading »

OPM: Retirees’ Annuity Payments Are Safe in Shutdown

By on April 8, 2011 in Retirement with 0 Comments

OPM said in a statement that checks and direct deposits for federal retirees will still be distributed as usual on the first business day of the month.

Continue Reading »

Bill Proposed to Guarantee Retroactive Pay for Furloughed Federal Employees

By on April 7, 2011 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

Rep Jim Moran (D-VA) has introduced legislation that would guarantee retroactive pay for federal employees who are furloughed in the event of a government shutdown.

Continue Reading »

Top