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House panel laments health premium hikes

In what has become an annual event, the House civil service panel on Tuesday complained about the rising costs of health care coverage under the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program (FEHBP).

Pentagon announces money-saving management initiatives

The Defense Department kicked off its “battle on bureaucracy” today, announcing plans to streamline hiring practices, simplify financial management rules and expand acquisition reforms.

President seeks higher pay limit, more annual leave for federal executives

Senior federal executives would have a higher pay limit and could get more annual leave, under legislation proposed by the Bush administration Monday.

Bush praises government’s top executives, pushes outsourcing

President Bush praised the dedication and commitment of the government’s career executives and underscored his administration’s support for outsourcing during a speech before the Senior Executive Service on Monday

White House legislation includes more buyouts, bonuses and flexible hiring

Federal managers could offer $25,000 buyouts, make on-the-spot hiring decisions and design personnel systems that could be permanently exempt from Title V of the Civil Service Code under legislation unveiled by the White House Monday.