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Suzanne Kubota remembered for her wit, creativity

Suzanne Kubota,'s digital content manager, died Saturday after a short illness. For over 10 years, Suzanne was responsible for updating the Federal News Radio homepage each day. Today we remember and honor her.

Tags: Jason Miller , Obituary

Monday - 07/04/2011, 09:32am EDT

Air Force to survey buyout interest

The Air Force Materiel Command will explore the possibility of buyouts to help reduce its workforce. The agency plans to survey its civilian workforce next week to see if there is enough interest in $25,000 buyouts.

Tags: pay and benefits , buyouts , Air Force , USAF , AFMC , VERA , VSIP , acquisitions , workforce management ,

Monday - 04/25/2011, 08:12am EDT

OPM: D.C. feds can take unscheduled telework, leave on Tuesday

The Office of Personnel Management is giving feds the option for unscheduled leave or unscheduled telework on Tuesday due to an approaching storm. OPM says federal employees should talk to their managers now and make plans. OPM also says there is a chance of a delayed arrival on Tuesday if conditions dictate. Federal News Radio will keep you updated with the latest information.

Tags: OPM , telework , weather , Jolie Lee ,

Tuesday - 02/01/2011, 07:00am EST

Two hour delay for federal employees to dig out

Federal employees in the Washington D.C. area have some extra time, if needed, to get to work this morning. The Office of Personnel Management announced a two-hour delay for those feds after snow and ice blanketed the area last night. The Baltimore Federal Executive Board has announced that agencies under its purview are closed.

Tags: newsstand , OPM , delayed opening , telework , snow ,

Thursday - 01/27/2011, 06:05am EST

The Federal Pay Debate has real consequences

Some of the budget cutting ideas like pay cuts and freezes, furloughs and cutbacks are "just crazy" according to a federal employee union official.

Tags: pay and benefits , AFGE , DFAS , pay debate , federal pay , Arnold Scott , furloughs ,

Friday - 01/07/2011, 01:40pm EST

Open? Closed? OPM redefines operating statuses

The Office of Personnel Management provides a behind-the-scene look at how Director Berry plans to handle the winter ahead, introduces a new set of operating status notifications, and looks at the National Weather Service's long range forecast.

Tags: pay and benefits , operating status , OPM , John Berry , NWS , la Nina ,

Wednesday - 12/15/2010, 12:02pm EST

Two-year pay freeze proposed for feds

President Barack Obama announced the proposal of a two-year pay freeze for federal employees Monday. The freeze covers civilian pay in 2011 and 2012.

Tags: pay and benefits , pay freeze , 2011 federal pay , 2011 pay raise , mike causey , pay debate

Monday - 11/29/2010, 12:32pm EST

Energy Secretary and others head for the dunk tank

Energy announces plans to host officials from several federal agencies to raise awareness and donations for the July collection of the "Feds Feed Families" nationwide food drive.

Tags: newsstand , pay and benefits , Feds Feed Families , OPM , DoE , CHCO , NNSA , Steven Chu , John Berry , Thomas D’Agostino , Kathryn Medina ,

Monday - 07/26/2010, 01:42pm EDT

From pizza to pump: TSA job ads go viral

DHS job ads pop up all over. View the photo gallery.

Tags: newsstand , DHS , pizza box , TSA , Amy Morris , photo gallery , gas pump

Friday - 07/23/2010, 12:17pm EDT

Our Mutual Friend At Work

Most federal workers, no matter how critical their jobs, are accustomed to working behind the scenes and away from the spotlight. And it was that way with our late colleague Suzanne Kubota who loved her job, loved federal workers and loved making all of us look better. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey takes a look at Suzanne's life.

Tags: mike causey , Federal Report ,

Monday - 07/11/2011, 04:00am EDT
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