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- The 2014 Big Picture on Cyber Security
- AFCEA Answers
- Ask the CIO
- Connected Government
- Consolidating Mission-critical Systems
- Constituent Servicing
- Continuous Monitoring: Tools and Techniques for Trustworthy Government IT
- The Data Privacy Imperative: Safeguarding Sensitive Data
- Eliminating the Pitfalls: Steps to Virtualization in Government
- Federal Executive Forum
- Federal Tech Talk
- Government Cloud Brokerage: Who, What, When, Where, Why?
- Government Mobility
- Mission-critical Apps in the Cloud
- Mobile Device Management
- The Modern Federal Threat Landscape
- The Path from Legacy Systems
- Understanding the Intersection of Customer Service and Security in the Cloud
Shows & Panels
Former President, AFGE FEMA Local 4060
Secretary-Treasurer, AFGE Federal Law Enforcement Steering Committee
President, Maryland Citizens Health Initiative
We get the inside scoop from Mike Causey.
The economy is rough out there for many Americans, and the numbers show that more TSP participants are taking advantage of loans and in-Service withdrawals when compared to previous years.
High unemployment in the private sector and continuing economic woes are making some people focus on the pay and benefits of federal workers as being too high compared with those in industry. But one of the top House lawmakers whose subcommittee focuses on the concerns of federal workers dismissed much of the criticism over pay and benefits. Rep. Stephen Lynch said much of the unfounded comments, some of which is based on inaccurate information, hurts the government's efforts to bring smart people into public service.
AFGE 14th District National Vice President
Political Commentator and Host, The Right Side TV Show
Author, "Unions in America"
Do you know how much money you're going to earn with your TSP account over the next 10, 20 or 30 years? Turns out, that's not really easy to calculate. Tom Trabucco of the TSP explains how to use online calculators correctly.
Terry Spencer Hesser
Author, "I Am a Teamster: A Short, Fiery Story of Regina V. Polk, Her Hats, Her Pets, Sweet Love, and the Modern-Day Labor Movement"
Economist, Economic Policy Institute
Director of Government Reform, Center for American Progress
Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.)
Co-Founder, The Huffington Post
Executive Director, Project on Government Oversight (POGO)
One expert reminds federal workers to review their allocations more often than just once a year as market volatility can wreak havoc on funds. The goal is to make small adjustments as needed. All the TSP funds did well in July, including rebounds from two months of losses by the C and I Funds.
WFED's Jason Miller reports.
After a few rough months, many of the Thrift Savings Plan funds went up in July. Tom Trabucco, the director of external affairs for the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board, brings us the details.
This week, Greg Long and Tom Trabucco of the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board take your questions about automatic enrollment in the TSP.
August 2, 2010
Chairman, Merit Systems Protection Board
AFGE 6th District National Vice President
Author of "Enterprise 2.0: New Collaborative Tools for Your Organization's Toughest Challenges"
President, Hooks Book Events
The process starts next week, and Tom Trabucco of the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board tells DorobekInsider all you need to know when the change happens. Also, learn why it will benefit all TSP participants.
Co-author, "The Beat! Go-Go Music From Washington, D.C."
Director, Information Collection Office of Environmental Information, Environmental Protection Agency
District Advisor, First Command
Planning for what happens after you die is not pleasant to think about, but it is essential, especially if you are a resident of the D.C. metro area. Tom O'Rourke is an estate planning expert who talked with Senior Correspondent Mike Causey about why you need to take time, and spend a bit of money, to plan for what will happen after you pass.
Automatic enrollment starts Aug. 1.
J. David Cox
AFGE National Secretary-Treasurer
President, Vietnam Veterans of America
National Fair Practices Coordinator, AFGE Council of Prison Locals
National Legislative Coordinator, AFGE Council of Prison Localsbr>