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Hazard Pay Lawsuit Filed, Labor Disputes Erupt Over COVID-19 Safety

While federal agencies have broadened telework and are making more protective equipment available to employees, safety concerns related to the …More

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TSP Funds Slammed in First Quarter

The Thrift Savings Plans has closed the books on March, and not a minute too soon with broad, deep losses …More

Impact of Expanded Sick Leave for COVID-19 Unclear

An expansion of sick leave benefits under a Coronavirus relief law that takes effect today (April 1) will apply to …More

Judge Rejects Case Challenging Orders to Work During Shutdowns

A federal judge has rejected a suit challenging agency decisions to keep certain employees at work but unpaid—and to recall …More

FLRA Considers Further Restrictions on Official Time

The FLRA has asked for comments on whether it should further restrict the allowable uses of official time—on-the-clock time that …More

$2T Stimulus Now Law: Funds Agency Telework, Cleaning, Overtime Costs

Federal agencies are set to receive emergency funding for disinfecting workplaces, telework, overtime and a variety of other costs related …More

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House Coronavirus Relief Bill Would Boost Federal Employee Benefits

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Agencies Can Change Work Duties for Coronavirus Response, Says OPM

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Federal Manager's Daily Report

Court Sets Limits on VA Disciplinary Powers under 2017 Law

In the first major interpretation of a 2017 law strengthening VA management’s hand in disciplinary cases, a federal appeals court …More

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Lawsuit Filed to Invalidate FSIP Rulings on Workplace
Concerns Raised about Staffing Shortfalls at VA
Cybersecurity Detail Opportunities Offered
FOIA Requests, Backlog Continue to Grow
EPA Official Named FMA Manager of Year
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Federal Retirement & Financial Planning Report

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How Coronavirus Relief Bill Affects TSP

The Coronavirus relief bill newly signed into law would impact the TSP, along with other retirement savings plans such as …More

The FEGLI ‘AD&D’ Provision
What Happens if You Die “Intestate”
Agency Impersonation Scams, Other Fraud a $3 Billion Problem
The Basic Options for Survivor Benefits
Helping Your Parents Manage
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TSP Investment Report

Market Turmoil: Good Plan and a Steady Hand Prevails

The S&P 500, which represents about 80% of the value of the U.S. stock market and is tracked by the …More

Historic Crash and G Fund Interest Rate Reduction
Some Financial Do’s and Don’ts During COVID-19 Crisis
Busy Year Ahead for Thrift Board

Armed Forces News

Overseas Stop-Movement Order Follows Surgeon Gen. Warning

DoD has enacted a 60-day stop movement order for all defense uniformed and civilian personnel and sponsored family members overseas …More

Elective Medical, Dental Procedures for Military Postponed
Army Adjusts Enlisted Promotion Policy
Navy Allowances Affected by Travel Restrictions
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