More than 800 service members and civilians gathered at Camp Atterbury for Cyber Shield 18 at Camp Atterbury, Indiana from May 6-18, 2018.

In NDAA, shift in attitude toward DoD civilians goes beyond pay raise

After a decade of on-and-off pay and hiring freezes and clampdowns on headquarters staff, Congress may be moving in the opposite direction.

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

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DoD pushing to resurrect contractor-vs-civilian competitions

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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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Military leaders say Pentagon’s hiring freeze exemptions don’t fully resolve civilian workforce concerns

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Pentagon ends temporary stoppage in civilian hiring

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Carter proposes host of changes to military, civilian personnel rules

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DoD orders most furloughed civilian employees back to work

The Defense Department is ordering most of its approximately 400,000 furloughed civilian employees back to work.

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Congress clears way for DoD civilian workforce cuts

Congress has cleared the way for a $633 billion defense policy bill that includes mandated reductions to the Defense Department’s civilian and contractor…

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