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Obama gives feds four-day holiday weekend

President Barack Obama signed an executive order closing all executive branch offices and agencies on Friday, Dec. 26, creating a four-day weekend for most federal employees.

Tags: Barack Obama , OPM , workforce , executive order , Michael OConnell

Friday - 12/05/2014, 07:19pm EST

Federal workers: All I want for Christmas is a long weekend

A petition asks President Barack Obama to grant government employees off the Friday after Christmas, creating a four-day weekend.

Tags: Christmas , vacation , management , benefits , pay and benefits , workforce , paid leave ,

Wednesday - 10/22/2014, 03:10pm EDT

Feds given the day off on Christmas Eve

Federal employees got the news they were waiting for today. The White House announced they'll be given the day off on Monday, Dec. 24, giving them a four-day weekend many had been hoping for.

Tags: vacation , workforce , White House , Christmas Eve , federal employees

Friday - 12/21/2012, 11:01am EST

How to deal with holiday stress

Lifestyle coach Patti Hudson talks about maintaining a positive outlook during the holidays.
December 10, 2012

Tags: pay and benefits , holiday anxiety , Patti Hudson , Bob Leins , John Elliott , For Your Benefit

Monday - 12/10/2012, 06:57pm EST

Tips on ethical gift giving

People love to give each other gifts during the holiday season, but that can pose problems for federal workers who have to follow strict guidelines when it comes to accepting those presents.

Tags: P&B , mngt , ethics , Bill Bransford , Shaw, Bransford & Roth

Thursday - 12/17/2009, 10:50am EST

More holiday time off for some feds

What would it take to get a bonus bonus holiday?

Tags: mngt , P&B , Lurita Doan ,

Tuesday - 12/15/2009, 10:50am EST

Dec. 26th a Federal Holiday

There's a little something unexpected in the federal stocking this year: you are getting the day off after Christmas.

Tags: mngt , White House , SK , P&B , AM

Friday - 12/12/2008, 02:34pm EST

Invisible Feds & the Terrorist Handbook

If you are working today, Memorial Day, odds are most members of the public, press or political establishment don't know it. Or don't know what you are doing. Or don't much care. But those who do, says Senior Correspondent Mike Causey, are very, very glad you are out there.

Tags: pay and benefits , Mike Causey , Memorial Day

Monday - 05/30/2011, 04:00am EDT

2011: Interesting (gulp!) Times

Whether you are working today or taking a brief early-winter break, get ready for 2011. It promises to be an "interesting" year. For reasons as to why you should fasten your seat belt, check out Senior Correspondent Mike Causey's column today.

Tags: pay and benefits , Mike Causey ,

Friday - 12/31/2010, 04:00am EST

The Ghosts (good ones) of Christmas

Whatever your reason for working today, be assured that Senior Correspondent Mike Causey feels your pain, but thankfully from afar. Check out his ghost of Christmas past column.

Tags: pay and benefits , Mike Causey ,

Friday - 12/24/2010, 04:00am EST
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