Renee Johnson

FILE - This Feb. 2, 2015, file photo, depicts a part of a U.S. $100 bill. A growing majority of Americans want greater government spending on health care, and the increase is being driven by both Democrats and Republicans. That’s according to new data from the General Social Survey. The survey finds a desire for more spending on many government functions, including education and assistance to the poor, as President Donald Trump’s latest budget plan proposes to cut programs that are popular with the public.  (AP Photo/Jon Elswick, File)

Trump proposes federal pay raise, familiar retirement cuts in 2021 budget

President Donald Trump’s proposed 1% across-the-board federal pay raise is an attempt to meet Congress “halfway” on the topic, as the administration also…

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Trump signs continuing resolution, keeping agencies open through Dec. 20

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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)The rising sun divides the West Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Wednesday morning, Sept. 25, 2019, the day after Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., declared she will launch a formal impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Senate sends shutdown-averting CR to Trump’s desk

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House passes 2020 federal pay raise, takes steps to block OPM-GSA merger

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7 agencies expect to hire, but more will plan for staffing cuts under 2019 budget

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The Capitol is seen at dawn as overnight storm clouds pass, in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Feds saved from retirement cuts in 2018 budget resolution with House vote

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President Donald Trump makes a statement about the mass shooting in Las Vegas, Monday, Oct. 2, 2017 at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Unions disappointed, but not surprised by Trump decision to disband labor-management forum

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Pay, benefits and workforce reductions in the president’s 2018 budget proposal

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Senate committee kicks off series of hearings on civil service reform

The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs’ federal workforce subcommittee said it’s on a fact-finding mission this year. Subcommittee Chairman…

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Renee Johnson: Giving federal managers a voice

Renee Johnson, president of the Federal Managers Association, joins the Federal Drive with Tom Temin.

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Federal Managers

FMA elects new national president

The Federal Managers Association elected Renee Johnson, an active leader within the organization and 26-year veteran of federal employment, to lead the national advocacy group as its new president

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