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Pay, retirement reform: Round up the usual suspects

Congress is in the midst of “reforming” the federal government by rounding up overpaid bureaucrats and whittling back their break-the-bank benefits.

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Obama dumping chained CPI, which feds, employee groups strongly opposed

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New bill aims to cancel sequestration for DoD at cost to feds’ pay and benefits

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CBO: Congress could wring $300B in deficit savings from federal pay, pension changes

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Fed groups get in front of COLA calculation debate

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association, the Military Officers Association of America, the American Foreign Service Association and…

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Self plus one, chained CPI, & COLAs

NARFE’s David Snell will discuss the impact of a proposed change to how federal retirees’ cost-of-living adjustments are calculated.
September 4, 2013

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Is it ‘Jaws’ or ‘Sharknado’ for retirees?

Picture yourself floating in a deep, dark swamp, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. There doesn’t appear to be any danger, except the pair of eyes watching you from the surface of the swamp. But what harm could they do? Ever hear of the federal version of the “Creature from the Black Lagoon?”

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