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USPS 10-year plan looks to redefine ‘unachievable’ service standards

The Postal Service, faced with unacceptable delays delivering mail and packages, is “evaluating all service standards” as part of a 10-year business plan.

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USPS reduces morning office time for letter carriers for ‘more consistent delivery’

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Telework is saving some agencies millions, but too few are measuring the decreases

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House lawmakers to OPM: Security clearance reforms headed for disaster

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House panel debates merits of Senior Exec Service, comes down hard on VA

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Is low employee morale ‘compromising’ the federal government?

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What can USPS learn from TRICARE in funding retiree health care costs?

As lawmakers consider efforts to shore up the Postal Service’s financial footing, there’s still widespread disagreement over whether the current requirement…

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Congress eyeing legislative fix for security clearances

President Barack Obama signed the OPM IG Act into law this week. The law provides the agency’s top watchdog with an additional source of funding to conduct…

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House votes to beef up OPM inspector general funding

The House gave a boost to the Office of Personnel Management inspector general’s office Tuesday, voting to provide the agency’s auditors with access to new funding to conduct investigations. In a unanimous vote, the House approved the bipartisan OPM IG Act, introduced by Rep. Blake Farenthold (R-Texas) and co-sponsored by Rep. Stephen Lynch (D-Mass). The Senate approved a nearly identical measure, introduced by Sen. Jon Tester (D-Mont.), in October.

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