Jessica Klement

  • FERS & CSRS: What’s next?

    Are the threats to FERS and CSRS real? IF so, what is being done to protect them? Find out when NARFE’s Jessica Klement, Barb Sido, and Jennifer Bialek join host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to explain why the two largest white-collar federal unions are challenging provisions in two of the three executive orders issued by President Donald Trump. July 18, 2018

  • The path forward for OPM’s proposed retirement changes

    Federal News Radio explains each of OPM’s proposed changes to the federal retirement system and details their outlook in Congress.

  • Pay more, get less retirement plan: What are the odds?

    Threats to reform federal retirement systems are back, but in an election year, time appears to be on the side of workers and retirees with most members are anxious to be out of Washington.

  • Congress & your pension plan: Should you be worried?

    How would proposed changes to your federal pension plan affect you? Find out when NARFE’s Jessica Klement and Jill Talley join host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn. April 11, 2018

  • Retirement plan changes: When the good news is still bad …

    It’s a scientific fact that 62 percent of all federal workers in the Washington area born before 1994 suffer from advanced déjà vu syndrome.

  • Shutdown threat: Could this be the real thing?

    Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says we dodged a couple shutdown threats last year but now the clock is ticking again and its set to go off January 19.

  • Protecting your retirement benefits in 2018

    NARFE’s Jessica Klement joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to discuss efforts by her organization and others to protect federal worker’s retirement benefits. January 10, 2017

  • OPM experiences delay in adding to federal retirees to Combined Federal Campaign

    For the first time, federal retirees were supposed to be able to donate to the Combined Federal Campaign this year. But the Office of Personnel Management is still waiting for final clearance to solicit donations from retirees, and it can’t accept annuitants’ contributions online.

  • Retirement changes 2017/18: What are the odds?

    Senior correspondent Mike Causey wants to know what, if any, of the currently proposed retirement changes will go into effect, and when.

  • Are retirement changes coming in 2017/18?

    Congress and the White House are considering several proposals to slim down or eliminate portions of the federal retirement program. Will they pass and if so, how will they affect you? Find out when NARFE Legislative Director Jessica Klement joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn. September 20, 2017