Shutdowns, relocations and mergers defined a whirlwind 2019 for the federal workforce

For much of the federal workforce in 2019, what employees thought they knew about their pay, benefits, workplace flexibilities and even the location of…

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Agencies facing reorganization, relocation suffer major drops on Best Places to Work rankings

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Plans to relocate some 550 USDA employees fall vastly short of initial expectations

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USDA asking employees who had previously declined relocation to work longer in Washington

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USDA considers rehiring retirees to fill relocation-related workforce gaps

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Ahead of relocation, USDA employees up for buyouts worth $10K, not $25K

Eligible employees at the Agriculture Department who plan to leave the agency rather than relocate to Kansas City by the end of the fiscal year will receive…

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From Oz to Kansas: Worth the trip?

Would you move your family from the suburbs of Washington, D.C., to those of Kansas City to take a lower-wage job — as in $5,000 to $15,000 per annum lower?

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USDA, AFGE agree to terms designed to make upcoming relocation easier on employees

Though the agreement doesn’t make any guarantees, the deal the Agriculture Department and the American Federation of Government Employees reached late last week gives employees impacted by the Kansas City relocation a path to request more time to make the move and other flexibilities.

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