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Senator trying to give federal employees a raise — again

In today’s Federal Newscast, Hawaii Senator Brian Schatz is making another push to give federal employees a raise next year.

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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

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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…

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Bill to give federal employees 12 weeks of paid family leave now has Senate companion

In today’s Federal Newscast, a version of the Federal Employee Paid Leave Act is introduced into the Senate.

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