Jessica Klement

  • TSP Millionaires & Record Rollovers

    Federal workers are rolling outside money into their Thrift Savings Plan at a record pace, says Senior Correspondent Mike Causey, and that includes 75 people who now have million dollar balances.

  • Don’t panic about the global economy

    This week’s Your Turn was jam-packed with information. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey talked with Jessica Klement, legislative director at the Federal Managers Association, about the latest regarding the NSPS transition and rolling your unused annual leave into your TSP once you retire from federal service. He also talked with Certified Financial Planner Rebecca Schreiber, who explains why you shouldn’t be panicking about the global economy just yet.

  • More feds will telework soon

    This week, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey talks with Jessica Klement of the Federal Managers Association about why she feels telework is here to stay, no matter how Congress votes late Wednesday.

  • Telework inevitable for many feds in near future

    Jessica Klement of the Federal Managers Association joins Federal News Radio Senior Correspondent Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to discuss why she and her organization think it’s only a matter of time before more feds telecommute.

  • How will a lame duck Congress affect feds?

    From pay freeze proposals to furloughs, there are a lot of issues before Congress that could affect feds. This week on Your Turn, Mike interviews Charity Wilson from the American Federation of Government Employees and Jessica Klement from the Federal Managers Association, about what a lame duck Congress can do to federal workers and retirees. September 22, 2010

  • How to pay for 2011 premiums on a frozen salary

    The proposed federal pay freeze has left feds with a lot of questions. We get an update from Jessica Klement with the Federal Managers Association. Walton Francis also joins us for a look at the best health plans for you this open season. December 1, 2010

  • Congress, Pay Freeze, Budget Cuts and More

    Federal workforce issues have become a hot topic on Capitol Hill. Host Bill Bransford talks the good, the bad, and the ugly with Dan Adcock of NARFE and Jessica Klement of FMA. December 17, 2010

  • Retirement threats – separating fact from fiction

    FMA’s Jessica Klement discusses the biggest legislative threat to federal employees’ pensions. June 1, 2011(Encore presentation June 29, 2011)

  • Feds’ $60B sacrifice might not be enough

    Jessica Klement, chief lobbyist for the Federal Managers Association and Federal Times senior writer Steve Losey join host Mike Causey on today’s program. September 14, 2011

  • Task force to align feds’ performance with agency goals

    Agency leaders, employee unions and associations are recommending ways to improve upon the age-old problem of supervision in the federal workforce. They’re hoping to reassure employees that they’re being treated fairly, while showing the public that the government is working efficiently. The President’s Labor-Management Council is reviewing the plan.