(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)FILE- In this Dec. 27, 2018, file photo the Capitol Dome is seen from the Russell Senate Office Building in Washington during a partial government shutdown. On Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019, the Labor Department reports on the number of people who applied for unemployment benefits last week. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

With judge’s recent decision, employees can pursue long fight for 2018 shutdown pay

The latest decision from a U.S. Court of Federal Claims judge means attorneys can begin what will likely be a lengthy pursuit of damages for excepted federal…

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Biden appointments should prioritize workplace protections, employee relations

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Federal unions look to turn the page on Trump’s executive orders: ‘The damage is not permanent’

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Senate Democrats introduce new bill to block Schedule F executive order

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Agencies cut official time by 28% in 2019, per latest OPM data

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Senate appropriators propose federal pay freeze for civilian employees in 2021

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AFGE accusing VA of not promoting enough minorities to management positions

The American Federation of Government Employees has no end of complaints about Veterans Affairs. Now the union has obtained documents it says proves systemic…

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New executive order could strip civil service protections from ‘wide swaths’ of federal workforce

A new executive order from President Donald Trump will reclassify certain current and future positions in the career civil service as a new political class…

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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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