• The function of life insurance

    December 17, 2018 – Host Bob Leins, CPA® and co-host Bob Braunstein, Federal Benefits Specialist with NITP, welcome Shane Canfield, CEO, Worldwide Assurance for Employees of Public Agencies (WAEPA). 

  • Open Season with U.S. Office of Personnel Management (USOPM)

    Host Bob Leins and co-host Bob Braunstein, Federal Benefits Specialist NITP, welcome Jay Fritz, Program Manager, Program Support and Analysis, Healthcare and Insurance, U.S. Office of Personnel Management to the studio.

  • Bad news may be good news for feds, retirees

    The good news for federal employees and retirees is that Congress has limited time this year to focus on issues that may impact their pay and benefits.

  • Could you use 140-plus days off? Plus weekends?

    How would you like 140 paid days off this year? Oh and that doesn’t include weekends which are also yours, says Senior Correspondent Mike Causey.

  • Just how partisan are federal workers?

    Is it possible federal employees vote like their neighbors and that workers at the Pentagon may not vote like their colleagues at the EPA?

  • How political are government workers?

    Are most federal workers Republicans, Democrats or Independents? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey has been asking them how they vote and the answers are interesting.

  • Are feds politically red or blue — or both?

    Does the heavy Democratic vote in D.C., Maryland and the Virginia suburbs mean that most federal workers are Democrats? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says maybe not.

  • Are you moving up or moving out?

    Are you in search of a good steady government job or anxious to move up the promotion ladder? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says happy days may be here again.

  • What should the next president do with OPM?

    Former DHS CHCO Jeff Neal has some suggestions regarding OPM and what, specifically, the next president should do with it.

  • What Donald Trump’s presidency could mean for the federal workforce

    Donald Trump claimed his place Wednesday as America’s 45th president, an astonishing victory for the celebrity businessman and political novice, having scored a stunning victory backed by extraordinary support from working-class America.