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The 12 days of Fedmas

Former DHS senior executive Jeff Neal counts down the "12 Days of Fedmas," his adaptation of the holiday favorite for the federal workforce.

Tags: ICF International , ChiefHRO.com , Jeff Neal , 12 days of Christmas , workforce , management

Tuesday - 12/23/2014, 03:43am EST

Mike Kucharek, Spokesman, NORAD

It's that most wonderful time of the year again. And as Santa gears up for his annual flight, NORAD (North American Aerospace Defense Command) prepares to track his progress. That will happen, as it always has, on Dec. 24, and Santa's location will be available to all the little and not-so-little prying eyes who can't wait for those shiny boots to drop down through their chimneys. Mike Kucharek is a spokesman for NORAD. He joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive to offer some insight into this annual event, starting with how it began.

Tags: Mike Kucharek , NORAD , Christmas Eve , Santa Claus , Tom Temin , Federal Drive , DoD

Monday - 12/22/2014, 06:52am EST
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Obamas sort gifts in annual Toys for Tots drive

President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama helped sort donated gifts on Wednesday at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling as part of the Marine Corps' Toys for Tots campaign.

Tags: Toys for Tots , Marine Corps , Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling , Barack Obama , Michelle Obama , gifts , donations , White House

Thursday - 12/11/2014, 09:36am EST

Julia Ziegler, Web Manager, Federal News Radio

From budgets to Christmas break, federal employees aren't feeling the love this holiday season. That's because there's a cloud of uncertainty hanging over the entire government. And there's just a week left to clear the air. Federal News Radio Web Manager Julia Ziegler joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive to explain.

Tags: Julia Ziegler , Tom Temin , Federal Drive , workforce

Friday - 12/05/2014, 08:11am EST
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Petition for four-day Christmas weekend fails to get 100,000 signatures

With about 92,500 signatures, a petition to give federal employees a four-day weekend around Christmas came up just short of getting a response from the White House.

Tags: petition , Shefali Kapadia , workforce

Friday - 11/21/2014, 11:15am EST

Federal workers: All I want for Christmas is a long weekend

A WhiteHouse.gov petition asks President Barack Obama to grant government employees off the Friday after Christmas, creating a four-day weekend.

Tags: vacation , management , benefits , pay and benefits , workforce , paid leave , holiday

Wednesday - 10/22/2014, 03:10pm EDT

A big holiday thanks to federal workers

Whatever your reason for working this holiday, be assured that Senior Correspondent Mike Causey feels your pain, but thankfully from afar.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , holiday workers , workforce

Tuesday - 12/25/2012, 02:44am EST

Bonus Christmas holiday ... Is it a go?

Forget about the recession in Europe, the civil war in Syria, high-level romances and tons of emails from a general to a pal. It is time to get up close and personal and ask the all-important question: Are federal workers going to get the day off on the Monday before Christmas? Inquiring minds want to know, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , workforce ,

Friday - 11/16/2012, 02:00am EST

Village of the Darned Week

The second most trying time in government starts today and runs through the start of the new year. It is a time when many offices are deserted and those with people resemble the Village of the Darned. Check it out, if you dare, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Cause , Federal Report , pay and benefits , bonus holiday

Friday - 12/23/2011, 02:00am EST

A big holiday thanks to federal workers

Whatever your reason for working this holiday weekend, be assured that Senior Correspondent Mike Causey feels your pain, but thankfully from afar.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , pay and benefits , New Years

Monday - 12/26/2011, 02:00am EST
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