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  • Report explores SES attitudes, offers clues for improving leadership

    A new report released last week by the nonprofit Partnership for Public Service finds that senior executives are far more satisfied with their work than are rank-and-file employees, whose morale may be lower at least in part because they often find grounds to be skeptical of managerial decisions

  • APWU takes PRC to court

    The American Postal Workers Union is going to court to challenge the Postal Regulatory Commission 's decision to dismiss the union's complaint that the U.S. Postal Service is failing to meet service standards.

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  • Federal Benefits Q&A

    Question: "How many months on Leave Without Pay until health benefits stop? I have been on LWOP with health problems for six months now. Do you know when my health insurance stops?"

  • OPM data breach fallout continues

    The drama related to the massive data breach at the Office of Personnel Management continued last week, with calls for executive firings, and the preemptive suspension of an OPM online platform.

  • Watchdog group critical of BLM assault reports

    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, a watchdog group, thinks the Bureau of Land Management may be low-balling the number of threats and assaults against federal employees in its official reporting.

  • Informed Investor: Service Credits for Civilian Service: Part V

    This week’s column is the second of three columns discussing redeposits in this series on service credits. A redeposit is the repayment of retirement contributions that were previously withheld from an employee’s salary and refunded to the employee when the employee left federal service. The column looks at the consequences of a CSRS/CSRS Offset employee who fails to redeposit CSRS contributions withdrawn after Feb.28, 1991.

  • Thrift Savings Plan Share Prices

    Share prices as of June 30, 2015.

  • VA to offer marital benefits to same-sex couples

    The Department of Veterans Affairs announced it would extend marital benefits to same-sex couples who were ineligible for them before last week's Supreme Court decision struck down state bans on gay marriage.

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