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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 , management , benefits , pay and benefits , workforce , paid leave , holiday

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

Do's and don'ts for feds on vacation

Federal employees are a prime target for hackers and other bad guys when on vacation. Learn 12 tips for keeping you and your federal-issued laptop safe while out of the office this summer.

Tags: workforce , cell phone , laptop , Cybersecurity , hackers , Jerry Irvine , Prescient Solutions , Lauren Larson

Friday - 08/01/2014, 04:20pm EDT

Jerry Irvine, CIO and Partner of Prescient Solutions

Federal employees are prime targets for hackers. If not properly secured, the computers and mobile devices they carry could open up their agency's network to malicious attacks. Devices can be especially vulnerable when you're on vacation and it's easy to let your guard down. Jerry Irvine is the chief information officer and a partner of Prescient Solutions. He told Tom Temin and Emily Kopp on the Federal Drive what feds should be aware of when they're traveling.

Tags: Jerry Irvine , Prescient Solutions , Cybersecurity , hackers , Technology

Thursday - 07/31/2014, 03:58pm 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: holiday , workforce , White House , Christmas Eve , federal employees

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

Back to work: A lean, mean writing machine!

Editors Note: Senior Correspondent Mike Causey wrote today's back-from-vacation column more than a week before he actually went on vacation. But we'll run it in confidence that he made all the improvements he had planned and returns a slimmer, smarter fighting machine.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , workforce ,

Monday - 07/09/2012, 02:00am EDT

Widening of Virginia Beach postponed

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Friday - 02/17/2012, 08:49am EST

July 4th holiday timeout

Are you enjoying your day off? So is senior correspondent Mike Causey.

Tags: Mike Causey , July 4 , workforce , Federal Report , pay and benefits

Monday - 07/04/2011, 02:01am EDT

Avoiding credit card problems overseas

Don't count on your credit card on that big summer trip abroad.

Tags: credit cards , Max Smith

Sunday - 06/19/2011, 05:18pm EDT

Disney increases prices at its parks

Starting Sunday, Disney will raise ticket prices at both the Walt Disney World resort in Orlando and Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif.

Tags: travel , tourism , Disney

Tuesday - 06/14/2011, 12:54pm EDT
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