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Bill to give TSA officers General Schedule pay gets Senate companion

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Rights for the TSA Workforce Act would give transportation security officers General Schedule pay and collective bargaining…

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House Democrats propose 2022 federal pay raise with new bill

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Senators worried new VA accountability office appointment poses conflict of interest

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Citing ‘unnecessarily complex’ coronavirus guidance, senators seek more assurances from OPM

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Lawmakers begin the push for a 3.5% federal pay raise in 2021

A bicameral pair of lawmakers have reintroduced legislation for the sixth consecutive year now, which would ensure employees get a federal pay raise in 2021.

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Not all federal employees are covered under the new paid parental leave law, at least not yet

A group of Senate Democrats, led by Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), has introduced a bill that would ensure all federal employees, including those…

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US claims victory in compromise on international mail delivery

Trump administration declares victory in international compromise that will allow the U.S. Postal Service to collect higher fees for delivery of small packages entering the country.

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