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Workforce proposals could affect your wallet

Federal employees and military service members could receive a 1.4 percent pay raise next year, the lowest in almost 40 years. That's one of the many federal workforce proposals in the president's 2011 budget request. We talked about them with John Palguta, Vice President for Policy at the Partnership for Public Service.

Tags: P&B , workforce survey , John Palguta , Partnership for Public Service , hiring

Tuesday - 02/02/2010, 10:40am EST

2011 Pay Pitch: Look For a Low Ball

Federal workers will find out later today just how much of a pay raise President Obama wants to give them next year, but according to a poll we took among been-there-done-that-feds, it's going to be a lowball increase. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey crowdsources today's column without even knowing what that means.

Tags: P&B , 2011 budget , budget , federal pay raise , Mike Causey ,

Monday - 02/01/2010, 04:00am EST

2011 Pay Raise, The Magic Number Is...

If you work for Uncle Sam you probably are in an office where just about everybody plays the numbers game. The magic number this year is the proposed amount of the 2011 federal pay raise. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says your guess is as good as anyone's.

Tags: P&B , Mike Causey , 2011 pay raise ,

Friday - 01/29/2010, 04:00am EST

Your 2010 Pay Raise: Go Figure

Your 2010 white collar federal pay raise is a simple, flat 2 percent right? Well, yes and know. It's 2 percent, more or less, but Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says it is anything but simple.

Tags: pay & benefits , Mike Causey , pay raise , COLA

Monday - 12/07/2009, 05:13am EST

2 Per Cent Raise, but Which 2 Percent?

When is a 2 percent pay raise not a 2 percent pay raise? The answer, according to Senior Correspondent Mike Causey is when politicians in Washington say it is, or isn't.

Tags: P&B , pay raise , FY 2010 , Mike Causey

Thursday - 12/10/2009, 04:00am EST

Great Year For Feds...So Far

This year will go down in the record books as the best-ever for federal workers, postal service employees and many government retirees, but as Senior Correspondent Mike Causey points out, every silver lining has a cloud.

Tags: P&B , Mike Causey , FSA , TSP , FEHBP , COLA ,

Friday - 12/04/2009, 04:00am EST

Flat Line Pay Raise

While many federal workers will feel short-changed with a flat 2 percent pay raise, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says there are lots of people who won't be unhappy with the locality pay freeze.

Tags: P&B , Mike Causey , pay raise , COLA

Wednesday - 12/02/2009, 04:00am EST

Salary Council suggests locality pay increase for 2011

Federal Salary Council submits recommendations to OMB, OPM, Labor and President's Pay Agent to increase the average locality pay by 43 percent. Council says no new locality pay areas are needed.

Tags: pay and benefits , OPM , OMB , Labor , President's Pay Agent , Federal Salary Council ,

Monday - 11/16/2009, 04:28pm EST

These Are the Good Old Days?

Remember the good old days of substantial pay raises? Well you should because that was 2009. This year. But Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says the pay future is not so bright, for obvious reasons, for white collar feds.

Tags: P&B , Mike Causey , 2011 budget , pay raise ,

Friday - 11/13/2009, 04:00am EST

FERS Sick Leave Cure: Rumor vs. Reality

Did you hear the rumor about immediate retirement on full benefits for feds in Alaska and Hawaii? Or that the FERS flu sick leave problem will be solved by December? Well, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says it's time to put some wild rumors to bed and he's called in an expert.

Tags: P&B , FERS flu , retirement phase-in , CSRS part time , COLA , NSPS , Mike Causey

Wednesday - 11/04/2009, 04:00am EST
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