EARLYBIRD: HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE WEB

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Due process for feds protects against spoils system, report says

As federal employee workplace protections face increasing attacks on Capitol Hill, a new report sounds a bugle call in defense of due process. The Merit ...

May 12 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

After Baltimore, Obama set to address roots of poverty

More than a week after streets in Baltimore erupted in violence, President Barack Obama planned to discuss the roots of the unrest there, which he says include ...

May 12 CNN POLITICS

You can’t fire a federal employee? Don’t tell that to the agency that hears their appeals.

The agency that hears appeals from fired federal employees has listed common misconceptions about the firing of federal employees — with Number One being that ...

May 11 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

House set to vote on easing TSP early withdrawal penalty

The House could vote as early as Tuesday to ease a tax penalty for certain federal employees that applies to early withdrawals from the Thrift Savings Plan, ...

May 11 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Public employees honored with week that says ‘government works’

You may not have realized how important last week was. There was Tuba Day, No Socks Day and Bonza Bottler Day, which provides a reason to celebrate every ...

May 11 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

How evangelicals are fighting big business

The presidential race is shaping up to be a full-scale war for the soul of the Republican Party.

May 11 CNN POLITICS

Senators press new postmaster general on troubled rural mail service

Slow mail delivery and poor service are hitting rural America hard, and the U.S. Postal Service needs to pay attention, a bipartisan group of senators from ...

May 8 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)