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Provision to transfer leave to TSP one step closer to law

Registered employee benefit consultant Ed Zurndorfer joined The Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Emily Kopp to explain this provision, and other proposals that Congress is considering that impact your wallet.

Tags: pay and benefits , Ed Zurndorfer , annual leave , TSP , Federal Drive

Friday - 04/27/2012, 02:01pm EDT
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Air Force offers early outs to 250 airmen

The deadline to apply is Monday for airmen eligible for the Temporary Early Retirement Authority.

Tags: Air Force , pay and benefits , Federal Drive , workforce , DoD Report

Friday - 04/27/2012, 08:55am EDT

House committee OKs legislation to increase feds' pension contributions

The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee is marking up legislation today that would increase federal employees' contributions to their pension by 5 percent over five years.

Tags: Darrell Issa , House Oversight and Government Reform Committee , Paul Ryan , pay and benefits , budget , Jolie Lee

Thursday - 04/26/2012, 10:24am EDT

Wall Street or Walmart: What's in your future?

Feds who retire with special skills and top-secret clearances often move into top jobs on Wall Street, with credit card companies or even back in government, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. But for those stripped of their clearances, life after Uncle Sam may mean a security guard job at a box store ...

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , pay and benefits , benefits , workforce , security clearances

Wednesday - 04/25/2012, 02:00am EDT

Postal bill amendment seeks to cut backlog ahead of USPS retirement 'deluge'

An amendment to a Senate bill aiming to restructure the U.S. Postal Service's financial framework would institute new agency reporting requirements for retiring federal workers in anticipation of a "deluge of retirees" from USPS. Sens. Mark Warner (D-Va.) and Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.), introduced an amendment last week that requires the Office of Personnel Management to take new steps to chip away at the longstanding backlog of federal retirement claims.

Tags: OPM , USPS , retirement backlog , Mark Warner , Barbara Mikulski , workforce , 21st Century Postal Service Act , Congress , Senate

Monday - 04/23/2012, 04:56pm EDT
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Economist: Roth TSP a good deal for young feds

Economist Dave Redden tells For Your Benefit that young people just starting in the federal service stand to gain the most from tax-free funds in retirement.

Tags: pay & benefits , Roth TSP , Bob Leins , John Elliott , For Your Benefit , Andrew Mitchell

Monday - 04/16/2012, 02:42pm EDT
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House to vote on partial retirement for feds

In a rare bipartisan move, the House oversight committee voted to bring a bill allowing phased retirements of federal employees to the floor for a general vote.

Tags: pay and benefits , Congress , House , Darrell Issa , NTEU , Federal Drive , TSP , Gillian Brockell

Thursday - 04/19/2012, 09:12am EDT

And you're still working because...

It could be a long time before federal workers see another January pay raise. But for retirees, things are looking up.

Tags: Federal Report , Mike Causey , pay freeze , cost of living allowance , Consumer Price Index , inflation , Social Security

Tuesday - 04/17/2012, 02:00am EDT

The TSP program and the new federal employee

Economist Dave Redden joins host John Elliot to talk about investment options for federal employees.
April 16, 2012

Tags: pay and benefits , TSP , Roth TSP , Social Security , social security tax cut , Dave Redden , Bob Leins , John Elliott , For Your Benefit

Monday - 04/16/2012, 11:01pm EDT
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Congress returns to packed budget agenda, tight deadlines

Congress returns to session this week with a few short months to reach a budget resolution for the new fiscal year starting Oct. 1 and agree on how to avoid the automatic spending cuts of $1.2 trillion over the next decade that will be triggered Jan. 2, 2013, under the Budget Control Act debt limit deal. But don't expect much to get accomplished before the election, say budget experts.

Tags: Steve Bell , Bipartisan Policy Center , Julie Tagen , NARFE , Beth Moten , AFGE , Colleen Kelley , NTEU , pay and benefits , budget , Congress , Budget Control Act , sequestration , workforce , Robert Tobias , American University

Monday - 04/16/2012, 11:10am EDT
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