What does real-life Washington, D.C. have in common with the mythical town of Lake Woebegone, Minnesota? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says we’re a lot more alike than you think.
Decision day on those proposed $40,000 federal buyouts is approaching and Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says there’s lots more than bigger buyouts on the congressional shopping list.
Greg Stanford with the Federal Managers Association will discuss the National Defense Authorization Act, proposed changes in Vets Preference rules and possible buyouts for some federal employees. June 15, 2016
The government gives millions of dollars in bonuses each year and Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says the ways winners are picked can be very creative.
The Defense Department decides to reject a recent audit’s recommendation to reduce the housing allowance benefits for dual military couples.
If the New York Times or Washington Post offered you work, would you leave government? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says maybe not.
Sen. John McCain’s amendment to add $18 billion to the Defense budget, increase the military pay raise and stop cuts to the Army and Marine Corps failed passage by four votes today.
The congressionally-appointed VA Commission on Care suggested a major overhaul to the Veterans Health Administration. According to the commission’s draft report, due to Congress by the end of the month, VHA employees should have their own personnel system.
The White House listed 20 pages worth of qualms with the Senate 2017 defense authorization bill, including military health care reforms, acquisition policy changes and personnel tweaks.
After 29 years of disappointment, OPM said it has the right governance and oversight processes in place to modernize its retirement systems.
What do you call a bonus system where 60 percent of all workers get the cash awards? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says it’s called the U.S. government.
Being a federal civil servant doesn’t guarantee one eternal happiness. But it may help.
If federal benefits were reported like the weather, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says the outlook for a pay raise is good but the retiree COLA is cloudy.
Financial planner Arthur Stein is this week’s guest on Your Turn. He will discuss the differences between a regular TSP account and a Roth TSP, and which one is right for you. June 1, 2016