Jamie Raskin

Jamie Raskin, Mary Gay Scanlon

DMV reps want to let feds use leave to get vaccinated

In today’s Federal Newscast, Maryland and Virginia Democrats say federal employees should have the option of taking administrative leave to get the COVID-19…

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(Colleen McGrath/The Herald-Mail via AP)A voter stands on a social distance marker outside the Washington County Election Center in Hagerstown, Md., Monday, Oct. 26, 2020, for the first day of in-person early voting. (Colleen McGrath/The Herald-Mail via AP)

2020 roundup: Most key lawmakers for feds keep congressional seats

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(AP Photo/John Raoux)A briefcase of a census taker is seen as she knocks on the door of a residence Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020, in Winter Park, Fla. A half-million census takers head out en mass this week to knock on the doors of households that haven't yet responded to the 2020 census. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Census experts warn ‘extreme truncation’ of 2020 count puts data quality at risk

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House Democrats call for retroactive expansion of paid parental leave to federal employees

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pay raise

Lawmakers begin the push for a 3.5% federal pay raise in 2021

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In latest lawsuit, AFGE says Trump administration violated injunction on workforce EOs

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USDA relocation

‘Never suggested we would not lose expertise,’ USDA says of upcoming relocation

Lawmakers have asked Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue to allow employees impacted by the upcoming USDA relocation to use telework and other flexibilities…

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Administration gets bipartisan beating over OPM-GSA merger, lack of legal analysis

The Trump administration said Thursday it’s still preparing a legal analysis for its proposed merger of the Office of Personnel Management with the General…

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5 questions about the OPM-GSA merger as appropriators return to Capitol Hill

As lawmakers return to Capitol Hill to continue appropriations discussions this coming week, the Trump administration’s proposed OPM-GSA merger will be the elephant in the room.

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