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Will Black Friday be a day off for feds?

What do federal workers and Thanksgiving turkeys have in common? Mike Causey thinks he knows and you aren't going to like the answer.

Tags: pay and benefits , Thanksgiving , vacation , annual leave , SSA , Mike Causey , Federal Report

Monday - 11/08/2010, 04:00am EST

Feds Speak Out on Congress's Belt-Tightening Plans

Many signs point to the likelihood that Congress is going to tighten the federal government's belt starting, of course, with your belt. So how is it going to play out, and will federal workers play? Mike Causey thinks you may have the answers.

Tags: Congress , Election 2010 , pay freeze , furloughs , pay and benefits , Mike Causey , Federal Report

Friday - 11/05/2010, 04:00am EDT

Lunchtime Terrorist Attacks

A Yemen-based terrorist group has suggested that attacking Washington restaurants full of federal workers would be a good way to get lots of publicity. While it is a deadly serious threat, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says there is a flaw in the plan.

Tags: al-Qaeda , terror attacks , lunch , Voluntary Contributions Program , Mike Causey , Federal Report , pay and benefits

Wednesday - 10/13/2010, 02:12pm EDT

Feds Only: a 3.125% CD

Do you remember the good old days of double-digit certificates of deposit? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says that even in these lean times some long-time feds still have an exclusive investment option that beats the competition.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , pay and benefits , VCP , CSRS , TSP

Wednesday - 10/13/2010, 04:00am EDT

Furloughs or Working Holidays

When it returns for a post-election session, a grumpy, angry Congress may take up a proposal to furlough federal workers for up to two weeks next year. But Senior Correspondent Mike Causey wonders, is there another solution? Like maybe working holidays!

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , furloughs , holidays , pay and benefits , pay debate

Tuesday - 10/12/2010, 04:00am EDT

Budget cuts harm cybersecurity

According to a new survey, many states lack the proper resources to adequately protect some of their citizen's most personal information.

Tags: Federal Report , Cybersecurity Update , 2011 budget , Deloitte , NASCIO

Wednesday - 09/29/2010, 08:20am EDT

Uncle Sam's Spare Tire

Everybody knows the government is full of waste, duplication and has too many employees. Where we often disagree is just where that's at. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey thinks he's found the solution. Or not.

Tags: pay & benefits , Mike Causey , freeze , Federal Report

Monday - 09/20/2010, 04:00am EDT

Pay/Telework Decisions Coming Up...

Congress returns next week to deal with federal pay and teleworking issues, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says, and as a side effect, returns Washington, D.C.'s traffic to its normal nightmare status...

Tags: Mike Causey , pay and benefits , Federal Report , telework , Congress

Tuesday - 08/31/2010, 04:00am EDT

$60,000 Tuition Payback!

Bad economic times and a very generous tuition assistance program have teamed up to make Uncle Sam an employer of first choice for many of the best-and-brightest job seekers, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , pay and benefits , Student Loan Repayment Program

Wednesday - 08/25/2010, 04:00am EDT

Federal Unions: What Do They Really Do?

Federal unions cannot bargain over pay, holidays, vacation time or other federal fringe benefits. Yet tens of thousands of government workers belong to them. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says there are a number of good reasons why so many pay dues when they don't have to.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , unions

Tuesday - 08/24/2010, 04:00am EDT
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