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USPS to add 9,000 union jobs in 90 days

In accordance with an agreement with the American Postal Workers Union, the U.S. Postal Service will convert 9,000 jobs previously held by non-union employees into bargaining unit positions.

Tags: postal service , American Postal Workers Union , Mark Dimondstein , workforce , Shefali Kapadia

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 10:08am EDT

VA has one ethics officer for every 18,674 employees

The Office of Government Ethics says the Veterans Affairs Department needs to expand the legal team responsible for ensuring employees follow government ethics rules. The team has just 19 people, in a department of more than 342,000.

Tags: Veterans Affairs , OGE , ethics , financial disclosure , Emily Kopp , oversight , management , workforce

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 02:21pm EDT

OGE Director Shaub wants a stronger, more transparent ethics community

The National Government Ethics Summit, sponsored by the Office of Government Ethics, highlighted basic and advanced training for federal ethics officials, as well as broader subjects, such as whistleblower retaliation, the Hatch Act and other legal issues. Walter Shaub, the director of OGE, wants training sessions such as these to bring the federal ethics community closer together.

Tags: management , Office of Government Ethics , Walter Shaub , workforce , Craig Holman , Jason Miller , exclusive

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 04:11am EDT
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Pantless in D.C.

You've no doubt heard about someone "losing their shirt." Have you heard the one about the senior correspondent who lost his pants? Mike Causey has and he lived to tell about it.

Tags: Mike Causey , Mike Causeys Federal Report , workforce

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 02:00am EDT

Senate leaves Social Security's Colvin, others, waiting for confirmation

The Senate left Washington without confirming several of President Barack Obama's nominees for the executive branch, including Carolyn Colvin, his choice to lead the Social Security Administration.

Tags: Carolyn Colvin , SSA , Don Kettl , people , Nani Coloretti , HUD , Michael Carroll , USAID , Sharon Block , NLRB , Rhea Suh , Fish and Wildlife Service , Debo Adegbile , NHTSA , workforce , Congress , Senate , Emily Kopp

Monday - 09/22/2014, 12:24pm EDT

Do we need a million fewer federal employees?

Former DHS CHCO Jeff Neal examines the contention that hiring more federal employees would make for a smaller, better-run federal government.

Tags: commentary , Jeff Neal , OMB , hiring , workforce , management

Monday - 09/22/2014, 04:00am EDT

Army opens Ranger school to women

The Army is opening the door for women to go to Ranger school, in one of the first steps toward allowing women to begin moving into more grueling combat jobs.

Tags: DoD , Army , Ray Odierno , workforce

Saturday - 09/20/2014, 09:40am EDT

Navy looks to more interactive training for sailors to combat sexual assaults

A heightened focus of the training will be on bystander intervention, which Navy leaders believe is a major component to stemming the tide of sexual assaults that have flummoxed military officials for years.

Tags: DoD , Navy , sexual assault , workforce

Saturday - 09/20/2014, 03:30pm EDT

Positive PR for feds

Colleen Kelley, president of the National Treasury Employees Union will discuss a new website that educates people about the federal government.
September 19, 2014

Tags: workforce , Colleen Kelley , NTEU , federal workforce , federal hiring , www.theyworkforus.org , IRS scandal , VA scandal , Derrick Dortch , Fed Access

Friday - 09/19/2014, 09:04pm EDT
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Support law enforcement: Ride & Run to Remember 2014

Craig Floyd with the National Law Enforcement Officers Museum, and Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association President Jon Adler will give us an update on this year's Ride & Run to Remember event.
September 19, 2014

Tags: workforce , Craig Floyd , National Law Enforcement Officers Museum , Jon Adler , FLEOA , Ride and Run to Remember , Jenny Mattingley , Shaw Bransford and Roth , Fed Talk

Friday - 09/19/2014, 07:57pm EDT
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