Congress Returns to Focus on Federal Employee Accountability

The new Congress has in effect picked up where it left off in 2016, but with a busier agenda ahead …More

Still Few Details on Federal Hiring Freeze, Other Trump Plans

With little more than a week until it takes office, the incoming Trump administration still has provided little detail on …More

Federal Employee Pay, Retirement and Rights on Table for House

OPM Cites Need for Civil Service Reforms

OPM Facing Leadership Void at Crucial Time

Vacancies Limit MSPB Ability to Decide Federal Employee Appeals

Benefits Bills Offered, Advance in Early Days of Congress

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Federal Retirement & Financial Planning Report

Automatic Enrollment in Roth Plans Not Common

Employer-sponsored retirement savings plans that have automatic enrollment features commonly do not steer such investments into Roth-style balances even though …More

Getting Vested for Retirement
Dependent Care FSAs Are Not Just for Child Care
Flexible Retirement: More Dream than Reality
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Federal Manager's Daily Report

B-52 Loses Engine

A B-52 bomber lost one of its eight engines in midair Jan. 4, in what the Air Force is describing …More

House Approves Bills on Agency Energy Use, Fellowships
EEOC Seeks Comments on Proposed Harassment Policies
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TSP Investment Report

Outside Forces Could Affect Your TSP Growth in 2017

In another article we looked at potential changes that the Thrift Board might implement in 2017.  This article takes a …More

What’s In Store for the Thrift Savings Plan in 2017?

Armed Forces News

Helmet, Landing-Gear Issues Beset Navy F-35

Tests of the Navy configuration of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter show that the plane’s landing gear may need to …More

Swarm Drone Test Succeeds
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