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On Key Issues, It’s See You in September

Congress has gone on a recess through Labor Day without resolving a number of key compensation and workplace issues for …More

Potential Changes to Buyouts, Veterans Preference Unresolved

Also left at least until the September session—and potentially until a post-election session, since Congress will again be in recess …More

Leave, Compensation Issues Also Left for Later

Whistleblower, VA Bills Also Still Simmering

Some Movement Made on Postal Reform, Other Ideas

WEP Reform Floated, Pulled Back

Incentives, Other Measures Introduced

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Federal Retirement & Financial Planning Report

Looking at a House as an Asset

A house is not only a home, it is the major financial asset for many in retirement—and it is also …More

Using OPM’s Services Online
What to Look for in Continuing Care Communities
Many Lack a Strategy for Retirement Savings
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Federal Manager's Daily Report

Spending Bills Shortchange Core Functions, OMB Says

With Congress on recess through Labor Day, OMB has reviewed the status of spending bills that have progressed so far, …More

CXO fellows Nominations Being Accepted
Energy Department Rapped on Protecting Contractor Whistleblowers
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TSP Investment Report

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TSP 101 – Thrift Savings Plan Basics

The Thrift Savings Plan is a defined contribution plan similar to a 401(k) plan in the private sector, and has …More

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Traditional vs. Roth TSP Accounts

Armed Forces News

Court Bars Navy Sonar Use

The Navy can no longer use high-density long-range sonar. In a July 18 ruling, a three-judge panel with the Ninth …More

Former Marine, Soldier Among Baton Rouge Shooting Victims
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