budget reconciliation

Sunlight shines on the U.S. Capitol Dome in Washington, Friday, Jan. 7, 2022. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Congress is on recess this week, as the February budget deadline looms

Budget reconciliation, administration nominations, and the looming appropriations deadline to get past a long continuing resolution. Those are all on the…

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Yes it got an infrastructure bill passed, but Congress still has a lot of work to do

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More paid leave for feds on the table, as COVID-19 reconciliation talks begin

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Senate GOP resolution revives familiar debate over federal retirement, spending cuts

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The Capitol is seen at dawn as overnight storm clouds pass, in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Feds saved from retirement cuts in 2018 budget resolution with House vote

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Senate passes budget resolution without instructions for retirement cuts

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FILE - This April 4, 2017, file photo, shows the Capitol at dawn in Washington. On Thursday, July 13, 2017, the Treasury Department releases federal budget data for June. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

How the 2018 budget resolution process may impact you and your retirement

The congressional budget resolution is long, complicated and could impact your federal retirement. Federal News Radio explains how the resolution process…

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Gerry Connolly

House advances 2018 budget resolution with federal retirement cuts

The House will likely pass a budget resolution that would reform civil service pensions to reduce the federal deficit by $32 billion over 10 years.

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House committee’s 2018 budget proposal sets stage for federal retirement cuts

A 2018 budget proposal from the House Budget Committee asks federal employees to contribute more toward their retirement as a way to find $203 billion in mandatory spending cuts next year.

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