In this undated image from video provided by Regeneron Pharmaceuticals on Friday, Oct. 2, 2020, a scientist works in the company's Infectious Disease Lab in New York state, for efforts on an experimental coronavirus antibody drug. Antibodies are proteins the body makes when an infection occurs; they attach to a virus and help the immune system eliminate it. (Regeneron via AP)

RAND: Federal STEM workers earning thousands less than private-sector

In today’s Federal Newscast, the RAND Corporation finds that the private sector pays more … but federal agencies offer other benefits to its scientists.

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House Democrats propose 2022 federal pay raise with new bill

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Federal pay compression didn’t get worse in 2021, but it didn’t get much better either

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Trump makes 2021 federal pay raise official for civilian employees

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Congress unveils details of massive $1.4T omnibus spending package

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Senate appropriators propose federal pay freeze for civilian employees in 2021

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(AP Photo/Morry Gash, Pool)President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden exchange points during the first presidential debate Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, at Case Western University and Cleveland Clinic, in Cleveland, Ohio. (AP Photo/Morry Gash, Pool)

A federal employee’s guide to Trump and Biden’s 2020 campaign platforms

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Status check: Your 2021 federal pay (and now your payroll tax deferral)

A 1% federal pay raise for civilian employees looks more likely with every passing day. But when it comes to next year’s paycheck, the president’s planned…

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The ‘optics’ may cost feds again this year

The prospects of a 1% federal pay raise for civilian employees next year seems more likely.

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Federal pay parity for civilian employees should continue in 2021, House members say

A bipartisan group of House members say civilian employees should earn a 3% federal pay raise next year, a figure that matches what military members are on track to receive in 2021.

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