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Studies 'prove' feds are either overpaid or underpaid

What would happen if you put six people in a dark room with an elephant, a rhino and a giant squid and gave them 30 seconds to describe what they discovered? Odds are, the survivors would give widely varying accounts, which may explain those studies showing you are both overpaid and underpaid, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , federal report , pay and benefits , pay , pay debate , GAO , workforce

Thursday - 07/26/2012, 02:00am EDT

It's a bird, it's a plane ... Nope, it's a bird

The long-predicted retirement tsunami may or may not be out there. But if you are even thinking about retiring, you should assume the worst and protect yourself with a financial life-jacket That, or prepare for a long time underwater, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , federal report , pay and benefits , workforce , retirement , retention , retirement tsunami

Wednesday - 07/25/2012, 02:00am EDT

Less take-home for feds, retirees

Thanks to the 800-pound gorilla in the room, both federal workers and retirees may suffer a cut in take-home pay next year, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , federal report , pay and benefits , FEHBP , Congress , pay

Tuesday - 07/24/2012, 02:00am EDT

Political appointees nervous about November

Want to know who's going to win the November election? Forget about the Beltway-bound pundits, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. Check with career civil servants who have been watching their political masters for signs of fear or euphoria...

Tags: Mike Causey , federal report , pay and benefits , workforce , management , presidential election

Monday - 07/23/2012, 02:00am EDT

When the S (sequestration) hits the fan?

Is your work world about to change dramatically, or end? If Congress doesn't act quickly the S could literally hit the fan, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , federal report , pay and benefits , Congress , budget , workforce

Friday - 07/20/2012, 02:00am EDT

Where there's smoke, there's more smoke

In most federal offices, the practice of on-the-job-smoking has gone with the wind, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. But for some feds, isolated pockets for smokers outside the building need to be pushed even further downwind.

Tags: Mike Causey , pay and benefits , federal report , smoking , federal buildings

Thursday - 07/19/2012, 02:00am EDT

Really dirty stuff - for women only...

If you are a man, a male, a guy, a G-man - stop right here, we beg you. What follows is pretty dirty stuff and it's for women only. Check with us tomorrow, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , federal report , pay and benefits , Congress , FEW , Janet Kopenhaver

Wednesday - 07/18/2012, 02:00am EDT

Pay raise, maybe. Pay cut, probably!

How can you get a pay raise and take a pay cut at the same time? Thanks to an election-year perfect storm, federal workers may be about to find out, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Congress , pay and benefits , Mike Causey , federal report

Tuesday - 07/17/2012, 02:00am EDT

More feds doing life sentences

Although the number of retirement-eligible feds may be at an all-time high, government workers are holding on to their jobs. The retirement tidal wave first forecast in 1999 has yet to hit, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. So what's keeping you?

Tags: Mike Causey , federal report , TSP , pay and benefits , FERS , CSRS , retirement , buyout

Thursday - 10/06/2011, 02:11am EDT

Will you wind up a 2 percenter?

When the power company announces that 98 percent of its customers have had their electricity restored it means that 2 percent are still in the dark. Thanks to an upsurge in retirements some federal retirees are experiencing a long wait in getting full benefits, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: OPM , John Berry , OPM backlog , retirement , Mike Causey , federal report , pay and benefits , workforce

Friday - 07/13/2012, 02:00am EDT
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