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FILE - In this March 19, 2021, file photo, a nurse fills a syringe with COVID-19 vaccine at a mass vaccination site in Kansas City, Mo. States across the country are dramatically scaling back their COVID-19 vaccine orders as interest in the shots wanes, putting the goal of herd immunity further out of reach. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner, File)

How will that new vaccine policy fare with feds?

The Biden administration’s new vaccine policy may not move mountains in convincing more federal employees to get vaccinated. But at the very least, it…

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The great agency reopening debates continue

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Common sense is great. Will it apply to telework policy?

Mass telework occurred overnight. But policies for post-pandemic telework could take months longer.

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Pay, pension, politics: For whom the bell tolls

Uncertainty over the size of the pay raise vs. the COLA is causing many feds to rethink their proposed retirement date.

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Are you a lifer with Uncle Sam? Maybe not!

It is possible to work for Uncle Sam long enough to get and qualify for benefits and an annuity, but still leave government earlier.

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