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Lawmakers raise concerns about EEOC return to office plans

House Republican lawmakers are concerned that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s lagging re-entry plans will delay results on discrimination…

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(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)A postal worker loads a delivery vehicle at the United States Post Office in Cranberry Township, Pa., Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2020. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

USPS reform bill now avoids higher health premiums for other federal employees

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(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)A mailbox is seen in Annapolis, Md., Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2020. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Bipartisan USPS reform bill with a ‘good chance’ of becoming law passes House committee

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Rep. Connolly fears ‘broad retreat’ on telework following Education’s policy reversal

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OMB’s Weichert attempts to ease lawmakers’ concerns about OPM reorganization

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Grants managers say they need their own DATA Act to address compliance woes

Federal grants managers see an opportunity for better data standards and fewer grants management systems to help alleviate compliance burdens.

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Rep. Foxx planning ‘GREAT’ legislation to standardize grant data

The Grant Reporting Efficiency and Assistance Transparency Act expands on the DATA Act’s standardized federal spending reports.

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Rep. Jody Hice (R-Ga.)

Lawmakers attack official time through retirement, bonuses

Two lawmakers have introduced legislation that would leverage pensions and benefits in an effort to reign in use of official time and has resulted in hours of debate and a deeper divide over the subject of unions.

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