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Are you better off now than you were two years ago?

Thanks to the two-year pay freeze and two years of higher health premiums many federal workers today are taking home less money than they were in 2010, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. Some alert feds are also curious as to whether Congress has plans to extend their pay freeze until 2013, 2014 or maybe even until 2015.

Tags: pay and benefits , retirement , Mike Causey , Federal Report , Congress , annuity , COLA , pay freeze , FERS , CSRS

Monday - 04/02/2012, 02:00am EDT

Travel security

STRATFOR Vice President for Intelligence Fred Burton will tell you what you can do to protect yourself when traveling abroad.
March 30, 2012(Encore presentation April 13, 2012)

Tags: travel security , terror attacks , Mexican cartel , Spring Break , Stratfor , Fred Burton , Fed Access , Derrick Dortch

Friday - 03/30/2012, 11:25pm EDT
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Senate bill seeks to reform Senior Executive Service

Sen. Daniel Akaka (D-Hawaii) introduced the Senior Executive Reform Act, which would link the General Schedule with the pay system for senior executives and let senior executives include their performance bonuses in their retirement calculation.

Tags: Daniel Akaka , SES , Senior Executives Assocation , Carol Bonosaro , Max Stier , Partnership for Public Service , Congress , Senate , retirement , management , Federal Drive , Michael OConnell

Friday - 03/30/2012, 12:25pm EDT
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Swing-dancing feds: One step forward, two steps back

When you think of federal workers, the term "swinger" isn't the first thing that pops into your head. But after some of the changes politicians want to make, anything could happen.

Tags: pay and benefits , Congress , Mike Causey , Federal Report

Friday - 03/30/2012, 02:00am EDT

House lawmakers object to defense civilian workforce cap

Lawmakers say the Defense Department should either lift its cap on civilian workers or cut down on contractors.

Tags: DoD Update , House , contracting , Federal Drive

Wednesday - 03/28/2012, 08:16am EDT

The 32 top-dollar cities for feds

When it comes to salaries, not all federal workers are created equal, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. What you get paid depends on where you work. So what are the top 32 federal pay towns?

Tags: Mike Causey , pay and benefits , pay , Federal Report , locality pay , Federal Salary Council

Tuesday - 03/27/2012, 02:00am EDT

Romney blasts Obama, Washington 'bureaucrats'

Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney criticized President Obama and "thousands and thousands" of federal workers, for creating an attack on free enterprise.

Tags: Mitt Romney , President Barack Obama , election , Federal Drive

Tuesday - 03/27/2012, 12:36pm EDT

Tighter budget inspires services to rethink their workforce

With less money to work with, the military services has to think creatively in order to deploy its shrinking workforce.

Tags: Ray Mabus , David Van Buren , DoD , Navy , Marine Corps , Air Force , acquisition , contracting , Federal Drive , acquisition workforce , Michael OConnell

Tuesday - 03/27/2012, 11:30am EDT
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Navy links cyber workforce training to commercial certifications

Navy CIO Terry Halvorsen issued a policy making IT security training provided by the services to sailors and Marines equitable to commercial accreditations. He said the department shouldn't have to pay for civilian education courses when DoD programs work just as well.

Tags: technology , Terry Halvorsen , Navy , Marine Corps , cybersecurity , training , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 03/27/2012, 05:14am EDT
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Living on 1/3 of your income

Thinking about retiring in the next couple of years? Well, here's something to think about, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says: How long and how well could you live if your income was cut by more than 60 percent for months at a time?

Tags: pay and benefits , benefits , OPM , retirement , retirement backlog , Mike Causey , Federal Report ,

Monday - 03/26/2012, 02:00am EDT
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