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The Army has ideas for reducing civilian time-to-hire

The Army is still drafting an implementation plan for the civilian employee side of its new, overarching “People Strategy.” But officials are previewing…

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Navy, Air Force want Congress to abolish 180-day waiting period to hire military retirees

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Army wrongly diverted civilian payroll funds to pay other headquarters bills, IG says

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Navy creates new framework, governance council to improve civilian workforce

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Pentagon ends temporary stoppage in civilian hiring

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Senate’s defense bill cuts civilian workforce, caps contractor salaries

The Senate approved a $631 billion annual defense policy Tuesday that would require the Defense Department to reduce its civilian workforce by 5 percent…

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Senate moves forward with plan to reduce DoD civilian workforce

The Senate moved forward with a plan to require the Defense Department to reduce its civilian workforce by 5 percent over the next five years, after a…

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Pentagon would avoid direct layoffs of civilians under sequestration

Robert Hale, the military’s CFO, said reductions in force would cost more money than the Defense Department would save. But hiring a freeze and involuntary unpaid furloughs would be likely for civilians.

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