Federal Report

  • Have you ever thought of commuting by canoe? It\'s been done you know, and now more feds than ever before are spending so much time on the road Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says they call it \'From Here To Eternity\'.

    January 17, 2008
  • Thanks to its super-low handling fees, nearly a million federal/postal retirees have left their money in the Thrift Savings Plan when they retired. Mike Causey explains why Wall Street hates your TSP.

    January 16, 2008
  • Many big city feds know, or work with, or are, the Long Ranger. These are people who commute 100 or even 200 miles a day. The bad news is they burn up a lot of time and expensive gas, but they may be making it up in pay and pension benefits.

    January 15, 2008
  • Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says pay for performance coming to your agency depends on the next Congress, the next President, the current Supreme Court, and the pace of global warming.

    January 14, 2008
  • Senior Correspondent Mike Causey urges your boss to read today\'s column on pay for performance which was written by unhappy, but thoughtful readers.

    January 11, 2008
  • Washington, San Francisco, New York and Los Angeles got the big federal pay raises this year, but folks in the RUS belt find themselves bringing up the rear, again.

    January 10, 2008
  • The Supreme Court may get into the pay for performance act even though Senior Correspondent Mike Causey warns that it could twist the gowns of the justices as they try to understand it.

    January 09, 2008
  • Senior Correspondent Mike Causey unveils the federal pay raise pecking order, and you can take that to the bank.

    January 08, 2008
  • Senior Correspondent Mike Causey gives you the 2007 TSP scorecard in today\'s column.

    January 07, 2008
  • Not only are you NOT going to be furloughed after all, but the pay raise you were expecting is expected to get even better! Senior Correspondent Mike Causey is the bearer of glad tidings.

    January 04, 2008
  • This is the time of year when lots of us make resolutions we know we won\'t keep, but there are some financial tips you should heed.

    January 03, 2008
  • Senior Correspondent Mike Causey has the tale of the postponed retirement perk.

    January 02, 2008
  • Senior Correspondent Mike Causey offers some guidance for younger employees.

    January 01, 2008
  • Senior Correspondent Mike Causey peers into his cup of kindness and takes a look at the new year to come.

    December 31, 2007

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