lame duck session

  • Lame Ducks & Your Pay Raise

    Is there a pay raise in your immediate future? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says while it’s on target its fate is tied to the economy, the political climate and maybe a few dozen about to be lame-duck members of Congress.

  • 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

  • Lame Duck Congress Part II

    This week, Mike discusses what a lame duck Congress will mean for feds with Bill Bransford, partner, Shaw, Bransford & Roth. Topics include congressional pay cuts, furloughs for feds, and a 2011 pay freeze. September 29, 2010

  • Former Comptroller General gives Boehner advice

    Former Comptroller General David Walker has advice for presumed Rep. John Boehner (R-OH). Walker has already sent Boehner a letter about how to get the nation’s fiscal house in order.

  • New cyber laws likely on back burner

    A leading House proponent of cybersecurity legislation is doubtful new cyber laws will pass during the lame duck session.

  • Budget battle: Omnibus or another CR?

    Congress has one week left before the Lame Duck session is set to end. Molly Hooper, a congressional reporter with The Hill brings us the latest.

  • The deficit and health care, capital buffers, and the lame-duck Congress

    On this week’s edition of Bloomberg Government’s Capital Impact show, analysts will discuss the deficit’s impact on Medicare and Medicaid, the costs of requiring capital buffers on money market funds. Plus, what legislation will Congress tackle in its lame-duck session? Setember 27, 2012

  • Congress, sequestration, and acquisition

    Jon Etherton, president of Etherton and Associates Inc., will talk about the congressional process and how its affecting acquisition. October 9, 2012

  • President Obama won the election, what’s next?

    On this week’s Bloomberg Government Capital Impact show, analysts will discuss what’s ahead over the next six weeks for President Obama and the lame duck Congress. November 8, 2012