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  • Bill includes measure to ban bonuses for VA execs

    The Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations bill passed last week includes an amendment that would ban the payment of performance awards to Department of Veterans Affairs executives.

  • Course helps educate providers treating vets

    The Department of Veterans Affairs launched a training initiative to prepare local healthcare providers to address veterans' needs.

  • OSC intervenes in two actions at TSA

    The Office of Special Counsel announced last month that it blocked personnel actions against two Transportation Security Administration employees who reported security risks.

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  • USCG officer tapped to lead TSA

    The president last week said he would nominate U.S. Coast Guard Vice Admiral Peter Neffenger to head up the Transportation Security Administration.

  • Informed Investor: Should all employees own Roth accounts? — Part II

    This second of two columns discussing why employees should own and contribute to Roth accounts examines the advantages of Roth retirement accounts over traditional retirement accounts. These advantages include federal and state income tax-free withdrawals, penalty-free withdrawals, no minimum required distributions, and estate tax-free transfers to younger generations.

  • Postal union broadens efforts beyond contract talks

    As it works to negotiate the terms in its new collective bargaining agreement with the U.S. Postal Service, the American Postal Workers Union this month will leverage what it calls a National Day of Action not only to plead its own case, but also to help accomplish a secondary goal: Generating public support for broader efforts to preserve and improve the services provided by the 240-year-old organization.

  • Fewer security clearances in fiscal 2014

    A new Office of the Director of National Intelligence report shows a large drop both in the number of security clearances and in the number of security clearance approvals during fiscal 2014.

  • OPM director calls for greater FEVS response

    Office of Personnel Management Director Katherine Archuleta last week called on heads of agencies to ramp up their efforts to get employees to respond to the 2015 Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey.

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