Tag: Shutdown

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.

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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.

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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.

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White House Wants Furloughed Employees to Get Back Pay

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

The White House is now on the record as being in favor of reimbursing federal employees’ pay in the event of a shutdown.

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After the Shutdown: Will Federal Employees Get Paid?

By on April 6, 2011 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

The threat of a shutdown is looming as many readers know. According to Jim Moran (D-VA), federal employees are unlikely to get paid after the shutdown is over.

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