11:52 pm, March 6, 2015

Your Turn with Mike Causey

Wednesdays, 10:00 a.m.

Federal News Radio Senior Correspondent Mike Causey discusses everything from pay, benefits and retirement, to buyouts, COLAs and pay freezes. Call the show live Wednesdays from 10-11 a.m. at (202) 465-3080 with your questions, or you can also dial 712-432-5393 to listen live from any phone. Send Mike an email with your questions and comments.

What's next for FAA, USPA and AFSA feds

Host Mike Causey is joined by Daniel Hirsch, State vice president of the American Foreign Service Association. Steve Losey and Sean Reilly from the Federal Times also join the show.

Wednesday - 08/03/2011, 12:00pm EDT

FAA furloughs overshadowed by debt ceiling

"There's not a whole lot of talk about this, because it's just overcome by the whole debt ceiling crisis," says Mike MacDonald, regional vice president of the National Air Traffic Controllers Association.
July 27, 2011

Wednesday - 07/27/2011, 11:46am EDT

Federal worker, retiree orgs 'haven't heard a thing' on debt limit

Bruce Moyer, spokesman for the Federal-Postal Coalition, joined Your Turn with Mike Causey to discuss the group's efforts to learn information about what a government default would mean for federal employees. The coalition, made up of scores of federal groups, sent a letter to administration officials last week seeking information about a possible shutdown, federal furloughs and the impact of a default on the assets of the G Fund of the Federal Employees' Retirement System.

Wednesday - 07/20/2011, 01:51pm EDT

Analysis: Lower COLA formula ignores soaring health care

The Obama administration and lawmakers from both political parties are warming to a lower cost-of-living adjustment formula for retirees' annuity in budget talks as the government nears the Aug. 2 deadline to increase the debt limit.

Wednesday - 07/13/2011, 01:10pm EDT

Capuano and Reyes lead Mets over Athletics 4-1

Chris Capuano put aside any hint of pain and then really cramped Oakland's style.

Thursday - 06/23/2011, 07:47pm EDT

When feds help feds: Celebrating 25 years

Steve Bauer, executive director of the Federal Employees Education and Assistance fund talks about the organization's 25th anniversary

Wednesday - 06/22/2011, 03:10pm EDT

Long term care plans offer variety for feds

Host Mike Causey is joined by Paul Forte and Beth O'Brien from Federal Long Term Care Partners and Federal Times Editor Steve Watkins to talk about long term care and an update on the bills that could impact feds.
June 15, 2011

Tuesday - 06/14/2011, 10:53pm EDT

What do senior executives think about proposed cuts in the federal workforce?

Host Mike Causey is joined by Carol Bonosaro, president of the Senior Executives Association, and Federal Times senior staff writer Steve Losey. They will discuss federal pay and benefits and plans in Congress to cut them.
June 8, 2011(Encore presentation July 6, 2011)

Wednesday - 06/08/2011, 11:09pm EDT

Retirement threats - separating fact from fiction

FMA's Jessica Klement discusses the biggest legislative threat to federal employees' pensions.
June 1, 2011(Encore presentation June 29, 2011)

Wednesday - 06/01/2011, 12:56pm EDT

What's happening to your pay, benefits, retirement?

Multiple proposals being discussed by Congress and the White House would affect feds' pay and benefits. Host Mike Causey is joined by Steve Losey and Steve Watkins of the Federal Times to discuss what might be coming down the road.
May 25, 2011

Wednesday - 05/25/2011, 12:33pm EDT

Analysis: Will the pension contribution hike pass?

NARFE legislative director Dan Adcock, Federal Times editor Steve Watkins and senior reporter Sean Reilly join host Mike Causey to talk about legislation pending in Congress that affects your pay and retirement benefits.
May 18, 2011

Wednesday - 05/18/2011, 07:18pm EDT

Long term care: who needs it and when?

Long Term Care Partners CEO Paul Forte and senior account manager Beth O'Brien join host Mike Causey to answer your questions about the federal Long Term Care insurance program.
May 11, 2011

Wednesday - 05/11/2011, 09:33pm EDT

Berry: Events offer 'teaching moment' on feds' contributions

Office of Personnel Management Director John Berry discusses the work of federal employees as part of Public Service Recognition Week.
May 4, 2011

Wednesday - 05/04/2011, 09:13pm EDT

Estate planning and more

Host Mike Causey is joined by estate planner Tom O'Rourke to discuss what you need to do to make sure your estate is in order. Also, Federal Times reporter Steve Losey gives us an update on a couple of bills making their way through Congress.
April 27, 2011

Wednesday - 04/27/2011, 11:02pm EDT

Long term care and more

Federal Times editor Steve Watkins joins host Mike Causey for a lively discussion of the big issues affecting feds.
April 20, 2011

Wednesday - 04/20/2011, 07:40pm EDT

Deficit plan to target fed pay, benefits?

Federal Times editor Steve Watkins joins host Mike Causey to talk about what's next for federal workers and retirees.
April 13, 2011

Wednesday - 04/13/2011, 09:36pm EDT

What happens if the federal government shuts down?

Colleen Kelley, president of the National Treasury Employees Union talks about government shutdowns, and what happens if the federal government closes its doors.
April 6, 2011

Wednesday - 04/06/2011, 05:47pm EDT

Shutdown, Furloughs, and Givebacks

Federal Times editor Steve Watkins and senior writer Steve Losey, financial planner Arthur Stein, and president of the Senior Executives Association Carol Bonosaro join us to answer your questions.

Wednesday - 03/30/2011, 08:16am EDT

Feds rarely denied raise for poor performance

Federal Times' Steve Watkins and Steve Losey discuss the likelihood of bills targeting federal employees will have enough votes to pass.

Wednesday - 03/23/2011, 01:50pm EDT

How feds help feds survive the worst

The Federal Employees Education and Assistance fund survives on the kindness of federal employees to help federal employees survive disasters from furloughs to floods. We talk with Executive Director Steve Bauer. We also get an update on the latest furlough developments from Federal Times editor, Steve Watkins.

Wednesday - 03/16/2011, 12:00pm EDT
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