(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)FILE - In this Jan. 11, 2013 file photo, the Social Security Administration's main campus is seen in Woodlawn, Md. Medicare’s financial problems have gotten worse, and Social Security’s can’t be ignored forever. The government’s annual assessment is a sobering checkup on programs vital to the middle class. The report from program trustees says Medicare will become insolvent in 2026, three years earlier than previously forecast. The report says Social Security will become insolvent in 2034, no change from the projection last year.(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

SSA’s disability case app modernization serving as building block to future transformation

Sean Brune, the CIO for SSA, said IT developers and business leaders are working closer than ever to revamp legacy systems.

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Union in ‘holding pattern’ as agencies decide how to rescind Trump executive orders

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(AP Photo/Eric Gay)FILE - In this April 23, 2020, file photo, President Donald Trump's name is seen on a stimulus check issued by the IRS to help combat the adverse economic effects of the COVID-19 outbreak, in San Antonio. All that aid is now gone. Yet prospects for more federal stimulus this year appear all but dead, clouding the future for the unemployed, for small businesses and for the economy as a whole.(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)

Agencies get more help distributing COVID-19 relief in $2.3T catch-all

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Biden appointments should prioritize workplace protections, employee relations

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Some agencies are super positive about telework. How long will it last?

Individual agencies have extolled the benefits of telework and are rethinking their workforce policies to evolve with the times. But will the entire federal…

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Telework may be the recruitment and retention solution agencies — and Congress — are looking for

Some agencies have outgrown their formal telework policies in the pandemic, and they’re using full-time remote work arrangements to entice new employees…

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Norfolk Naval Shipyard’s (NNSY) Veteran Employee Readiness Group (VET-ERG) collaborated with Naval Support Activity (NSA) Hampton Roads, Portsmouth Annex, for a flag placement ceremony Nov. 9 at the Captain Ted Conaway Memorial Naval Cemetery in Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP) in honor of Veterans Day, placing flags on more than 880 graves of fallen service members from eight countries.

OPM reminds agencies of their obligations to reservist employees

In today’s Federal Newscast: “On this Veterans Day, OPM reminds agencies of their obligations to federal employees, who are called to active-duty military service.
A possible Air Force general’s court martial trial, would be an American first. And as Biden adds to his transition team, Trump sees subtraction in his Administration.

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