bnv.fnr.search/tags;tile=1;pos=top;sz=728x90;ord=
11:06 pm, December 17, 2014

Search Result

Search Tags:  furlough

DoD would furlough roughly half of civilian workforce during shutdown

Pentagon guidance says military members will report to work as normal under a government shutdown, and most employees working under service contracts would be unaffected as well. But about half the civilian workforce would be told to stay home without pay.

Tags: DoD , government shutdown , budget , continuing resolution , Robert Hale , Jared Serbu

Friday - 09/27/2013, 08:37pm EDT
Listen

MSPB moves forward with furlough appeals

The number of furlough appeals coming in each day to the Merit Systems Protection Board is steadily decreasing, allowing the board to move forward with consolidating appeals and preparing them for adjudication.

Tags: Federal Drive , MSPB , Susan Tsui Grundmann , sequestration , workforce , Shefali Kapadia

Tuesday - 09/10/2013, 05:36am EDT
Listen

IRS postpones Aug. 30 furlough day

IRS Acting Commissioner Danny Werfel announced to staff Wednesday the agency was postponing the agencywide furlough day scheduled for Aug. 30.

Tags: IRS , sequestration , Danny Werfel

Thursday - 08/08/2013, 04:10pm EDT

Sharpe designs expanded role for the Federal Acquisition Service

Tom Sharpe wants to make the General Services Administration the first choice for most commodity buys for the government. He said he wants to increase the amount of spending agencies through FAS contracts by billions.

Tags: acquisition , contracting , Tom Sharpe , GSA , Steve Charles , Immix Group , Larry Allen , strategic sourcing , Jason Miller ,

Friday - 07/19/2013, 05:57am EDT
Listen

Canceled furlough day welcome, but what about Aug. 30?

NTEU President Colleen M. Kelley applauded IRS' decision to cancel its July 22 furlough day, but she says that's not enough.
July 17, 2013

Tags: sequestration , Colleen Kelley , NTEU , Mike Causey , Your Turn , IRS

Wednesday - 07/17/2013, 06:24pm EDT
Listen

Hagel makes 'difficult choice,' civilian furloughs to begin July 8

The Defense Department reduces the number of furlough days from 14 to 11. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said it's possible the number could drop further, but he offered no promises.

Tags: DoD , sequestration , workforce , Chuck Hagel , Jared Serbu , Congress

Wednesday - 05/15/2013, 05:38am EDT
Listen

Sequestration already biting Navy, Marines readiness

Currently deployed units and those behind them are fully trained and equipped, the services say. But those next in line "aren't doing much." The fiscal 2013 budget also may be too little, too late in some ship repair and maintenance efforts.

Tags: Navy , Marine Corps , sequestration , Congress , Philip Cullom , William Tryon , William Burke , Jared Serbu , House Armed Services Committee

Thursday - 05/02/2013, 05:15am EDT
Listen

NOAA plans for 4 furlough days, begins talking to unions

Employees at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration will be furloughed four days starting in July, acting Administrator Kathryn Sullivan wrote in an email to staff Monday.

Tags: NOAA , NWS , Commerce Department , sequestration , budget , Ciaran Clayton , Michael OConnell , Kathryn Sullivan

Tuesday - 04/16/2013, 05:48am EDT

Officials: Pentagon looks to cut furlough days

Defense Department officials said Thursday they were considering reducing the number of furlough days for their civilian employees from 14 to seven.

Tags: DoD , budget , sequestration ,

Friday - 04/12/2013, 02:48am EDT

No civilian furloughs in 2014, Pentagon promises

DoD says it's committed to making sure civilians are not furloughed in fiscal 2014, which begins in October. But if sequestration remains in place, the alternative would almost certainly be involuntary reductions in force for both civilian workers and uniformed service members, officials say.

Tags: DoD , sequestration , budget , Robert Hale , Danny Werfel , Association of Government Accountants , Jared Serbu

Monday - 04/01/2013, 05:26am EDT
Listen
  •  
  • 2
  •