Congress, employee groups ramp up pressure to block Schedule F executive order

House Democrats, good government groups and federal employee associations are urging congressional appropriators to include language blocking the president’s…

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2020 roundup: Most key lawmakers for feds keep congressional seats

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Union, lawmakers attempt to block Schedule F executive order through new lawsuit, legislation

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New executive order could strip civil service protections from ‘wide swaths’ of federal workforce

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Rep. Hoyer offers novel approach to fund IT modernization efforts

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Different stimulus bills from the House and Senate to come

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Update: House approves temporary measure for proxy voting, remote committee work

The temporary rules change would allow voting by proxy, which would enable some members to designate a colleague to vote for them if they can’t return…

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A medical worker sticks her head outside a COVID-19 testing tent set up outside Elmhurst Hospital Center in New York, Saturday, March 28, 2020. The hospital is caring for a high number of coronavirus patients in the city, and New York leads the nation in the number of cases, according to Johns Hopkins University, which is keeping a running tally. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Popular coronavirus stats website might get federal help

In today’s Federal Newscast, the world’s favorite web site right now is about to get a fresh chunk of federal grant money.

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Despite last year’s victories, familiar challenges resurface for AFGE in 2020

The American Federation of Government Employees said it faces a series of familiar challenges again this year, despite the addition of new paid parental leave benefits and a federal pay raise victory.

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