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Federal locality pay: Broken or underfunded?

The Federal Salary Council is not recommending any new areas for 2022. But the council did engage in debate over the future of the federal locality program.

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A federal employee’s guide to Trump and Biden’s 2020 campaign platforms

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As locality pay list grows longer, feds may see ‘relatively lower pay increases,’ OPM says

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A bill to make the payroll tax deferral optional, and others worth watching

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OPM proposes new limits on back pay for federal employees, unions

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Lawmakers again want a payroll tax deferral opt-out for feds after ‘chaotic’ rollout

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House members now pushing for way to let feds opt-out of payroll tax deferral

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Pentagon says it’s working now to make sure JEDI hits the ground running

DoD CIO Dana Deasy says officials have been finding temporary homes for cloud applications that were counting on the long-delayed JEDI program. Other preparatory…

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What they’re saying about the payroll tax deferral

Military members and federal employee groups worry those impacted by the president’s mandatory payroll tax deferral aren’t getting the message about the…

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USPS won’t implement payroll tax deferral after reviewing impact on employees

After reviewing the policy’s impact on the organization and workforce, the U.S. Postal Service has decided it will not implement the president’s payroll tax deferral, USPS announced Tuesday.

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