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Analysis: How the new political alignment will impact feds

Will the big changes in Congress mean big changes for federal employees? Bill Bransford, general counsel for the Senior Executives Association, joins Mike Causey for this week's Your Turn.
November 3, 2010

Tags: Your Turn , Mike Causey , Bill Bransford , Senior Executives Association , Congress , election , pay and benefits , pay raise , Pledge to America , Hiring freeze , Barack Obama , Bill Clinton , pay debate , National Treasury Employees Union , Election 2010

Wednesday - 11/03/2010, 12:05pm EDT

Feds Sleeping on the Job

With Congress about to consider a federal pay freeze, furloughs and maybe even RIFs, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey has produced the icing on the cake. He found a federal worker who admits he slept on the job during last winter's 31-inch snowstorm that all but shut DC down.

Tags: pay and benefits , Mike Causey , pay debate

Tuesday - 10/26/2010, 04:00am EDT

Obama: Federal jobs may stay vacant

President Obama said Friday that agencies might leave some vacancies as the administration figures out how to save money, The Washington Post reports.

Tags: Barack Obama , layoffs , budget , Washington Post , Must Reads , Dorobek Insider , pay debate

Friday - 10/15/2010, 05:49pm EDT

Feds on Furlough: More Work or Extended Vacation?

If Congress decides to give you a 10 day furlough, would you want it one-day at a time or in all at once? We asked feds about furlough options and Senior Correspondent Mike Causey finds they have some very interesting, creative, thoughts on the subject.

Tags: pay and benefits , Mike Causey , pay debate

Friday - 10/15/2010, 04:00am EDT

Pay Raise/Furloughs: A Rocky Ride

Groups representing federal workers, managers and executives are calling in a lot of IOUs. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says they're trying to keep Congress from freezing federal pay and furloughing workers.

Tags: pay and benefits , pay raise , Mike Causey , pay debate

Friday - 10/08/2010, 04:00am EDT

SSA takes state furloughs to Congress

The Social Security Administration organizes and funds state disability programs, yet states have begun furloughs of these employees. SSA Commissioner Michael Astrue discusses what is behind this trend and why his agency is proposing a law to stop it.

Tags: Federal Drive , management , SSA , Michael Astrue , Meg Beasley

Tuesday - 07/27/2010, 09:39am EDT

8-day furloughs planned for Montgomery Co.'s highest paid

Employees who make more than $100,000 or more would be furloughed for eight days, while those with salaries between $50,000 and $100,000 would be furloughed for five days. Employees with salaries of less than $50,000 would be furloughed three 3 days.

Tags: Montgomery County , Montgomery County Council , George Leventhal , phil andrews , Michelle Basch

Friday - 05/21/2010, 09:50am EDT

Furloughs hit NHTSA hard

Two thousand federal transportation workers have the day off without pay. And the Obama administration says they should blame Kentucky Sen. Jim Bunning. Bunning blocked passage of legislation last week that would have extended federal highway and transit programs that expired at midnight.

Tags: DoT , Transportation , AFGE , P&B , Antonyio Johnson

Tuesday - 03/02/2010, 10:08am EST

Furlough an unprecedented move for cash-strapped county

The furlough could affect everything from access to your library, to whether anyone answers the phone at the supervisor's office.

Tags: budget cuts , County Executive Anthony Griffen , Fairfax County budget

Monday - 10/20/2008, 04:03pm EDT
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