Federal Report

  • Are your still suffering the aftershocks of paying your taxes? Check out the Federal Report because you are not alone.

    April 24, 2008
  • A year ago many people were pushing for an R-fund option to the TSP. Since the housing market has tanked they\'ve been quiet. But Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says the drive is about to begin anew.

    April 23, 2008
  • Would you like to minimize your tax bite when you retire? If it\'s really important you might consider a yurt in the Gobi desert, but if you want to stay closer to home, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey has some potential spots.

    April 22, 2008
  • What happens when they decide to close your local post office and eliminate your distinct postmark? It\'s simple according to Senior Correspondent Mike Causey. You have a bake sale, get a gift from a union and buy your own post office.

    April 21, 2008
  • One of the many side effects of rising inflation is that it makes COLAs, the cost of living adjustments federal retirees get each January, a little sweeter. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says the 2009 COLA is inching up every month.

    April 18, 2008
  • Homer Simpson as the poster boy for the IRS? Bart Simpson as a role model for members of Congress? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey brings you the sound of failure. So turn up your PC!

    April 17, 2008
  • There is a black tie State Department dinner coming up tomorrow night honoring some top feds. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says the list may well include people you know, work with or who you helped reach the big time.

    April 16, 2008
  • Postal workers wear the same uniform, but when it comes to picking a President, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says they are officially split between \"inside\" and \"outside\" workers.

    April 15, 2008
  • How would you like a 4-day weekend? With pay. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says that for several hundred thousand feds a super weekend is coming up. The trick is you must be working in the right place at the right time.

    April 14, 2008
  • For many of us the good news is that today is Friday. If you could use a laugh at the end of the workweek, check out Senior Correspondent Mike Causey\'s notable church bulletins.

    April 11, 2008
  • Did you hear about the $17,500 Postal Service dinner, or the Forest Service employee who gave her boyfriend $600,000 to help with his gambling problem. Whether you did or didn\'t, you paid for it. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey explains why.

    April 10, 2008
  • When Congress set up the Transportation Security Administration, it gave top management the equivalent of a blank check, but after years of complaints from employees, unions and some politicians, the TSA is trying to heal itself.

    April 09, 2008
  • Social Security has been called the third rail of American politics, as in, if you touch it you die. Mike Causey explains why it is still a very live wire subject with federal and postal workers.

    April 08, 2008
  • People who take their Social Security early can lose 20 to 30 percent of its value, but Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says there is a way to recapture it.

    April 07, 2008

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