Unless Congress takes positive action there will be no January 2019 pay raise.
What’s it like to work for the world’s largest nonprofit whose top brass are mostly millionaires looking to cut your pay and pension?
MATTHEW DALY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of federal patent workers are allowed to work from home with little supervision and face almost no discipline even if they lie about the hours they put…
Now that the final votes have been counted in the 2014 midterm elections, Colleen Kelley, president of the National Treasury Employees Union, said she’s hoping that some new members will fight for the interests of government workers.
Maryland Congressman Frank Wolf and Janet Kopenhaver with Federally Employed Women join host Mike Causey to talk about what’s ahead for Congress and feds. October 29, 2014
Senior Correspondent Mike Causey talks to an outgoing congressman who has been a loyal supporter of federal employees.
The Patent and Trademark Office’s challenges demonstrate the need for the government to modernize its rules defining what it means to perform work. Experts say PTO’s challenges are part of the growing pains of telework.
Changes come in the wake of a NASA-commissioned report on the issue of foreign nationals’ access to sensitive information. The study, which has not been released to the public, found the agency had failed to establish a central management structure for those workers’ access to data and didn’t impose consequences when its policies were violated.
A staunch defender of federal employee issues will leave after 23 years in the House of Representatives.
Lawmakers in districts with large constituencies of federal employees are signaling their support for the bipartisan budget deal announced Tuesday even though it would require new federal workers to contribute a greater share of their paychecks to their retirement benefits. The alternatives — another government shutdown or a second year of the steep across-the-board sequestration cuts — would have been worse, they argue.