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Agencies cut official time by 28% in 2019, per latest OPM data

Agencies reported a 28% drop in official time usage across government in 2019, according to a new report from the Office of Personnel Management.

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5 workforce executive orders President-Elect Biden should cancel on Jan. 20

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A federal employee’s guide to Trump and Biden’s 2020 campaign platforms

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NTEU earns win in ongoing legal battle over Trump’s workforce executive orders

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Even after signing a new contract, EPA and AFGE are still at odds over telework

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Slim pickings on big federal workforce changes in 2021 legislation

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Two largest federal employee unions endorse Biden for president

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Lawmakers ‘extremely concerned’ about impacts of EEOC’s proposed official time policy

Leadership on two House committees are skeptical of a proposed rule from the EEOC, which would reverse a 40-year-old policy allowing union representatives…

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OPM launches new online collection of agency bargaining agreements, per Trump workforce EOs

An online database of nearly 800 agency collective bargaining agreements is now live on the Office of Personnel Management’s website. The creation of a…

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EPA, AFGE to return to the bargaining table, renegotiate previously-imposed contract terms

Amid pressure from lawmakers and a bad-faith ruling from the Federal Labor Relations Authority, the American Federation of Government Employees and Environmental Protection Agency have agreed to return to the bargaining table.

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