Rep. Gerry Connolly (D-Va.) and Sen. Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii) have reintroduced the FAIR Act, which would give federal employees a 3 percent pay raise for 2019.
The House-passed version of the defense authorization act does not include the Trump administration’s proposed changes to federal retirement.
The Senate Appropriations Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee differed from the president’s budget proposal and suggested a pay raise for civilian employees in 2019.
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The Senate included a 1.9 percent federal pay raise in a series of four appropriations bills, which it passed Wednesday. The Senate proposal differs from both the House version and the White House’s recommendation.
The president has a deadline that’s fast-approaching. President Donald Trump must make a determination on federal pay by Aug. 31.
President Donald Trump has announced his plans to freeze pay for federal civilian employees in 2019.
House Republicans said they’ve reached a tentative deal on a federal pay raise for 2019. Federal employee unions and House Democrats, however, are cautious about the agreement.