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(Bill Clark/Pool via AP)Rep. James Comer, R-Ky., talks with Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., before a House Oversight and Reform Committee regarding the on Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 12, 2021. (Bill Clark/Pool via AP)

Paid leave expansion for federal employees advances after contentious committee debate

The Comprehensive Paid Leave for Federal Employees Act expands paid time off to all federal workers, allowing them up to 12 weeks to recover from a personal…

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Expanding paid family leave for federal employees faces tough, heated fight

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Lawmakers see paid family leave, more federal interns as viable ideas to improve talent pipeline

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House majority leader: ‘If we do a CR, it’ll be short term’

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Paid family leave or low-yield nukes?

Tom Temin argues it’s not the idea that’s problematic — it’s the way Congress presents it.

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Trump admin. looking to make it easier for federal employees to stop paying union dues

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Federal Labor Relations Authority and OPM said a 2018 Supreme Court decision opens up existing law to a new interpretation.

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Paid family leave, plus 5 other things civilian feds should know about the NDAA

The House-passed 2020 defense authorization bill includes paid family leave for federal employees, as well as another legislative attempt to block the Trump administration’s proposed OPM-GSA merger.

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