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Benefits: Are We There Yet?

Tags: P&B , Mike Causey , Roth IRA , FERS

Monday - 06/22/2009, 04:00am EDT

Is the honeymoon over?

Although most federal and postal unions supported President Barack Obama in the 2008 election, they are now asking Congress to protect them from a White House proposal to permanently trim take home pay, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , pay and benefits , pay freeze , FERS , retirement , supercommittee

Friday - 09/30/2011, 02:00am EDT

Your buyout checklist - questions feds should ask

More federal agencies are offering their employees money to quit. Federal News Radio spoke with certified financial planner Arthur Stein about the factors you should consider when thinking about a buyout.

Tags: Federal Drive , pay and benefits , buyouts , Arthur Stein , retirement , FERS

Friday - 06/03/2011, 10:31am EDT
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Postal service needs big regulatory changes to survive, experts say

Congress, unions, new Postmaster General all agree current payment structure for retirees is killing chances of USPS survival.

Tags: In Depth , Francis Rose , Senate Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Co , Patrick Donahoe , Tom Carper , Tom Coburn , USPS , FERS , pay and benefits

Monday - 12/06/2010, 05:01pm EST

When a tax cut isn't a tax cut for feds

As proposed by the President, people who pay into Social Security would have their payroll tax cut by 2 percentage points next year. Those who don't pay into Social Security, like nearly 600,000 federal employees, would see no change. NARFE's Dan Adcock explains why there's grousing on both sides.

Tags: Federal Drive , pay and benefits , FERS , social security tax cut , federal employees , pay debate , Dan Adcock , NARFE

Wednesday - 12/15/2010, 09:31am EST
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State retirees: Uncle Sam wants you back!

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is calling on retired diplomats to come back to work. Clinton says they're needed to help stabilize and rebuild conflict-torn countries. John Palguta from the Partnership for Public Service explains the rules of return to the diplomatic road.

Tags: Federal Drive , P&B , State , returning retiree , John Palguta , Partnership for Public Service , FERS

Tuesday - 05/11/2010, 10:40am EDT
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Causey describes benefits of Voluntary Contribution Program

Federal News Radio's Senior Correspondent Mike Causey discussed the advantages of opening a Voluntary Contribute account.

Tags: Mike Causey , Voluntary Contribution Program , beneficiarynd benefits , CSRS Offset , Dorobek Insider

Thursday - 10/14/2010, 06:17pm EDT
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Benefits bills pass in House

Three different pieces of legislation affecting your pay and benefits have passed in the House of Representatives.

Tags: pay & benefits , FERS ,

Wednesday - 04/01/2009, 07:12pm 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

Tags: pensions , retirement , workforce , pay and benefits , health insurance , FERS , Mike Causey , Steve Watkins , Steve Losey , Federal Times

Wednesday - 05/25/2011, 12:33pm EDT
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The best of the best of your questions answered

We answer listener questions and emails this week.
May 10, 2010

Tags: pay & benefits , For Your Benefit , Bob Leins , John Elliott , FERS ,

Thursday - 05/06/2010, 02:07pm EDT
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