The National Science Foundation is taking steps to ensure that its employees are protected from harassment and inappropriate conduct and relationships in the workplace.
A bipartisan piece of legislation has been introduced by lawmakers in an attempts to thwart President Trump’s plans to privatize the U.S. Postal Service.
The Senate this week has passed a $854 billion spending bill that funds the federal government through early December and avoids another government shutdown.
The White House cancellation of a federal pay raise furthers the president's rhetoric but also damages the workforce implementing his agenda.
Labor organizations are enjoying their highest popularity in over a decade with the American public, according to a recent public opinion poll.
Upon reviewing all line items in my E&L statement for PP #14, the year to date amounts are consistently 16x the "This P/P" amounts (not 14x, as I would expect). My pay has been constant ever since the COLA back in January. What gives? And more importantly, how can I project what my W-2 will report as my 2018 income and withholdings?
The Government Accountability Office has released a new report on the massive 2017 data breach at the credit agency Equifax, along with an overview of federal agency responses to the event.
Many federal employees have a need for life insurance. This is the second of two “Informed Investor” columns this month presenting the 10 life insurance mistakes that federal employees should avoid. The first column in September discussed five of the mistakes that employees make with their life insurance coverage. This column discusses the remaining five mistakes.
Hundreds of thousands of federal jobs could become automated over the next several years—at least according to some agency leaders, and experts who are speaking out on the need for government employers to urgently prepare to retrain and re-skill affected workers.
A federal employee union accused the Department Veterans Affairs of illegally recording union negotiators’ private conversations at a meeting in late August.
President Trump continues to dangle the possibility of a government shutdown.
The largest union for U.S. Postal Service employees is calling for unity as it pushes for a new labor deal.
The National Treasury Employees Union is trying to negotiate a new contract for its members employed by the Department of Health and Human Services—and the union recently gained some help from two members of Congress
Remembering a different time and how business was done and deals were made.
Hurricane Florence was downgraded soon after hitting shore--but even days afterward the powerful, slow-moving storm continued to kill and destroy property across a vast wind- and flood-damaged area.
Charles Rettig was confirmed by the Senate on Sept. 13 to become the new commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service and the union representing IRS employees expressed hope for the future under his leadership.
Members of the House and Senate working to hash out a compromise on much-discussed “minibus” spending bills to keep the federal government going are making progress, according to a recent report.
The largest union representing U.S. Postal Service employees is issuing a new call for labor unity as it pushes for a fair deal for workers as their existing labor contract expires.
Hundreds of thousands of federal face the prospect of being automated in the very near future and some experts are urging government employers to retrain and re-skill affected workers.