Professional Managers Association

  • Federal employees score new shutdown protections, relocation tax relief with NDAA

    Twelve weeks of paid parental leave is the main attraction in the House-passed defense authorization bill, but it has a lot more for civilian federal employees.

  • Longer probationary periods, more student interns target of new OPM legislative proposals

    The Office of Personnel Management has submitted three legislative proposals designed to help agencies implement longer probationary periods and hire more student interns.

  • Retirement assault unites feds

    The Professional Managers Association is telling fed-postal-retirees to stay alert as federal retirement contribution changes are proposed by the Trump administration.

  • Moving for Uncle Sam: Who pays?

    Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says with the new Tax Reform Act some feds now foot the bill for moving costs when their agency transfers them.

  • 2018 according to federal manager associations

    Host Ben Carnes will be joined by management associations representing federal employees – including the Professional Managers Association (PMA) and the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association (FLEOA) – who will discuss the ongoing federal reorganization, what managers within the federal government are experiencing β€˜on the ground,’ and what challenges the organizations must prepare for in 2018.

    January 12, 2018

  • Uncle Sam faces a very taxing problem

    Since at least the end of World War II, foreign governments have come to the U.S. to seek advice from the IRS on their tax compliance problems, says Senior Correspondent Mike Causey.

  • Legislative roundtable

    Jenny Mattingley hosts a roundtable discussion of legislation on Capitol Hill that impacts federal workers. June 6, 2014

  • Federal-Postal Coalition warns against pay, benefits cuts

    The Federal-Postal Coalition that represents 4.6 million government workers is urging President Barack Obama to preserve federal employees’ pay and benefits when he sends his budget-reduction plan to Congress Monday. Coalition members fear lawmakers’ drive to find funding cuts could harm federal employees.