FEDWeek

Race is on to Redesignate Policy Positions Before Inauguration

A showdown over President Trump’s “Schedule F” executive order is shaping up as a race between the administration working to …More

Dispute over Schedule F Order Increases Risk of Shutdown

The dispute over the Trump administration’s “Schedule F” executive order could hold the potential for raising the chances of a …More

In Change of Position, White House Now Supports Federal Pay Freeze

The Trump administration has supported language in a recently released Senate bill that would provide for no pay raise for …More

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Concerns Over Political Appointees Burrowing In Heightened

The Trump administration’s order calling on agencies to put policy-related positions into a new excepted service Schedule F has added …More

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Level of Veterans in Federal Jobs Remains Steady at Close to 1/3

The percentages of veterans by two separate measures of the federal workforce — as a total headcount and as the …More

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Lookout Begins: Extra Time Off for Holidays?

As commonly happens at this time of year, some federal employees have started asking whether they will get extra time …More

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Looser TSP Installment Payment Withdrawals Finalized

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TSP Stock Funds Surge in Nov.; S Fund Up Over 18 Percent

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Federal Manager's Daily Report

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GAO Puts Federal Personnel Issues Among Top Priorities for Biden, Congress

GAO has put federal personnel issues among the top priorities for the Biden administration and the new Congress convening in …More

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Hiring, Training, Retention in Cyber Positions Remain a Challenge for DoD, Report Says
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Category Management Not Reaching Its Potential, Says GAO
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IG Raises Concerns about EPA Return to Office Plans
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VA Drawing Plans for Vaccinating Employees, Veterans
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IG Resolves Whistleblower Disclosure about Resolving Whistleblower Disclosures
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Federal Retirement & Financial Planning Report

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Audit Challenges OPM Controls of FEHB, FEDVIP programs

An inspector general audit has found weaknesses in the FEHB health insurance and FEDVIP dental-vision insurance programs, including repeating a …More

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FEHB Premium Conversion for Rehired Annuitants
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Determining Your Life Insurance Needs
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Report Warns against Losing Track of Retirement Savings Accounts
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What Counts Toward the FEHB Five-Year Requirement
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Probate: Doing Your Survivors a Favor
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TSP Investment Report

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Very Strong November for TSP; C Fund Concentration

Equity indices are finishing out a very strong November, with the S&P 500 roughly at all-time highs. Here’s a 3-year …More

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TSP: Markets May Be Rotating; S Fund vs. C Fund
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TSP: The Frightful and the Thankful this Fall
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SECURE Act Changes Begin Taking Effect

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Certain TRICARE Fees To Take Effect

With open enrollment slated to close Dec. 14, TRICARE is advising certain beneficiaries that their 2021 coverage will entail new …More

Better Tracking of Borrowed Troops Needed
Bonhomme Richard To Be Decommissioned
Recruits Tested for Sickle Cell
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