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Looking ahead to the no-surprise, likely-late 2025 federal spending bills

It is budget season on Capitol Hill and agency leaders are busy defending their 2025 spending plans in front of the appropriations committees.

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Lessons from the best and not-so-best places to work

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One side of House trying to finish 2025 appropriations package early

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State Department pursues digital solidarity with like-minded countries

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Another attempt to determine if federal employees are underpaid

Do federal employees make more or less than people with similar jobs in the private sector? It’s a question often asked, often answered, and never settled.

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Justice Department expands its procurement fraud strike force

Sometimes federal procurements don’t go according to the rules. Sometimes its worse, when bribes and kickbacks come into play.

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OPM issues time-off guidance for feds experiencing domestic violence

An employee’s statement that he or she is dealing with domestic violence is generally enough for the agency to grant leave.

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