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House advances nine-week continuing resolution, but it faces uphill Senate battle

The House passed a nine-week continuing resolution Tuesday night, which would sustain agency operations through Dec. 3. But the CR also temporarily suspends…

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(AP Photo/Julio Cortez)The bronze Statue of Freedom, by Thomas Crawford, is the crowning feature of the dome of the U.S. Capitol, shown ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

TSP changes, retirement help for former seasonal feds and other bills to watch

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

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FBI, DoD IG conducting preliminary investigation into JEDI, procurements

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FILE - in this Oct. 10, 2017, file photo, the U.S. Capitol is seen at sunrise, in Washington. Control of Congress and the future of Donald Trump’s presidency are on the line as the 2018 primary season winds to a close this week, jumpstarting a two-month sprint to Election Day that will test Democrats’ ability to harness a wave of opposition to Trump and whether the president can motivate his staunch supporters when he’s not on the ballot. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

At least 180 lawmakers voice support for federal pay raise as Congress goes to conference

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12 House Democrats and Republicans call for civilian, military pay parity

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EPA’s chief touts state partnerships and efficiency, despite bipartisan criticism of budget

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Lawmakers push for more exemptions to hiring freeze

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House NDAA amendment preemptively blocks some DoD furloughs

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AFGE members take action during Legislative Conference – February 14, 2014 and February 21, 2014

This week on AFGE’s “Inside Government” attendees of the union’s annual Legislative and Grassroots Mobilization Conference discuss critical issues facing…

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AFGE leader vows fight over pay, retirement benefits

After playing defense for much of last year the largest federal-employee union is ready to play offense. American Federation of Government Employees National…

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House votes to block contractor disclosure

Three members of the House and four members of the Senate introduce companion pieces of legislation to head off the White House\’s draft executive order requiring contractors to disclose political contributions.

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