• Poorly protected postal workers are catching COVID-19 by the thousands

    More than 50,000 workers have taken time off for virus-related reasons, slowing mail delivery. The Postal Service doesn’t test employees or check their temperatures, and its contact tracing is erratic.

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    Fed IT community explores BYOD

    The intelligence community is warming to the concept of bringing your own device to work -- except when it comes to highly classified work.

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    Intel and BYOD

    The intelligence community is warming to the concept of bringing your own device to work -- except when it comes to highly classified work.

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    Details on federal hiring changes expected this week

    Draft guidelines will detail how agencies will remove college-degree requirements and emphasize skill assessments.

  • OPM: Temp STEM posts should stretch to 10-year terms

    The Office of Personnel Management has proposed a new rule that, in some instances, would permit agencies to hire new temp employees to dramatically longer terms.

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    Feds over certain salary spared from tax deferral

    Roughly 60 percent of the more than 2 million federal employees will be impacted by the tax deferral plan established by the president that would result in reduced paychecks at the beginning of the year.

  • Postal Police union sues USPS management over order

    Employee unions that represents postal employees have complained, grieved, sued and otherwise opposed the U.S. Postal Service's management over several controversial—and lawbreaking—actions initiated in recent months by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy and his leadership team.

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    OPM nominee spared major criticisms

    John Gibbs, the HUD official selected to lead the Office of Personnel Management, wasn't pressed by lawmakers on a history of controversial tweets of conspiracy theories and calling the Democrats the party of Islam.

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    Long-delayed FEVS coming next week

    The long-delayed Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey will kick off on Sept. 14.