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VA pays vets' family caregivers who complete training

The Veterans Affairs Department is sending out $430,000 to nearly 200 family caregivers of veterans.

Tags: VA , Eric Shinseki , family caregiver , veterans

Tuesday - 07/05/2011, 04:50pm EDT

GSA leaves mileage reimbursement unchanged

GSA will leave the standard mileage reimbursement at 51 cents for government travel, even though the IRS has raised its rate to 55.5 cents.

Tags: GSA , NTEU , policy , workforce , travel , mileage reimbursement , Colleen Kelley , IRS , Ruben Gomez

Tuesday - 07/05/2011, 06:00am EDT

OPM: Within grade increases are not automatic

A new memo from OPM Director John Berry reminds agencies that only employees who are rated fully successful should receive pay raises. The reminder comes as the House passed a provision to prohibit pay adjustments to poor performers.

Tags: John Berry , OPM , Darrell Issa , House Oversight and Government Reform Committee , within-grade increases , General Schedule system , pay freeze , Jason Miller

Friday - 06/10/2011, 04:11pm EDT

GPO plans to offer buyouts

The Government Printing Office has put in a request to Congress to offer up to $25,000 in lump-sum buyouts and early outs to its 2,200 employees in anticipation of reduced appropriations next year.

Tags: GPO , buyouts , Bill Boarman , Jolie Lee

Tuesday - 06/07/2011, 03:33pm EDT

Lawmakers at odds over 'official time'

House Oversight and Government Reform members disagreed on the whether federal employees should perform union activities during the work day. A bill banning official time has been introduced which AFGE says would all but end collective bargaining rights.

Tags: Stephen Lynch , Dennis Ross , Phil Gingrey , Tim Curry , OPM , House Oversight and Government Reform Committee , John Gage , AFGE , Vincent Vernuccio , Competitive Enterprise Institute , official time , labor-management relations , Jason Miller

Thursday - 06/02/2011, 07:51am EDT
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Postal workers ratify contract with 3.5 percent raise

Members of the U.S. Postal Service's largest union voted Thursday to accept a new contract that includes a 3.5 percent raise and cost-of-living adjustments over four years.

Tags: USPS , APWU , Cliff Guffey , union contract , pay raise , COLA , health contributions , Jolie Lee , Patrick Donahoe

Thursday - 05/12/2011, 12:45pm EDT

OPM to enlist recruitment ambassadors

The Office of Personnel Management launches a new portal to help managers improve how they bring new employees into the government. USAJobsrecruit.gov is available for all feds to share best practices, find tools and solve challenges as Federal Service Ambassadors.

Tags: Angela Bailey , OPM , hiring reform , USAJobs.gov , assessments , Web 2.0 , recruitment , Jason Miller

Friday - 05/06/2011, 09:32am EDT
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OPM filling holes left by retirement system failure

The agency is facing a backlog of 43,000 claims by retired feds to start getting their pensions. The delay is in part because of the collapse of a major part of the Retirement Systems Modernization program. OPM has reduced the time it takes to process claims by 15 percent over the last six months.

Tags: William Zielinski , OPM , retirement benefits , annuitants , Retirement Systems Modernization , claims backlog , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 04/27/2011, 07:35am EDT
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Air Force to survey buyout interest

The Air Force Materiel Command will explore the possibility of buyouts to help reduce its workforce. The agency plans to survey its civilian workforce next week to see if there is enough interest in $25,000 buyouts.

Tags: buyouts , Air Force , USAF , AFMC , VERA , VSIP , acquisitions , workforce management , Suzanne Kubota

Monday - 04/25/2011, 08:12am EDT
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