As retired and disabled federal employees absorbed the disappointing news about next year’s cost-of-living increase, critics took aim at every aspect of the increase—from its meager size to its effect on Medicare beneficiaries to the method used to calculate it.
The Social Security Administration on Tuesday announced a meager 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017.
The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association last week published its biennial voting scorecard for members of the 114th Congress.
The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association has released its biennial voting scorecard for the lawmakers of the 114th Congress.
Delegates to the 50th national convention of the National Federation of Federal Employees on Sept. 28. elected NFFE National Secretary-Treasurer Randy Erwin as the union’s new national president.
The Internal Revenue Service announced Sept. 26 that it will hire four private agencies to begin collecting certain overdue federal tax debts starting next spring.
The Senior Executives Association has named a former Department of Energy official as the organization’s new president.
The Senior Executives Association has named Bill Valdez, a former Department of Energy official, to serve as the organization’s new president.
The Federal Employee Education & Assistance Fund has named its choice to take over the helm as executive director.
Federal employee unions and some veterans’ advocates pushed back last week against the recently issued recommendations of the Commission on Care, a panel made up of 15 members tasked with recommending ways to improve the way the Department of Veterans Affairs delivers healthcare to the nation’s veterans.