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Obama bequeaths praise legacy for federal employees in his final budget

In the last budget proposal of Barack Obama’s presidency, he bequeathed his workforce strong words of praise, even if he couldn’t leave them much money. The ...

February 11 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Homeland Security to amp up social media screening to stop terrorism, Johnson says

The Department of Homeland Security is expanding its social media presence in an effort to protect the country, reacting to growing concern over terrorists ...

February 11 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Rep. Clyburn: On Clinton's firewall and McGovern's lessons

South Carolina's most influential Democrat weighs an endorsement in the next key primary         

February 11 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

As concern grows over terrorists on social media, Senate bill calls for national strategy

A U.S. Senate committee on Wednesday will take up a topic that has caused growing concern in recent months: the influence of social media in recruiting ...

February 10 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Limits sought on paid time off for federal employees facing discipline

A Senate committee is set to act today on one of the few federal employee issues where there is bipartisan agreement: that too many agencies put too many ...

February 10 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Will Democrats get a larger raise for federal employees?

As Obama administration officials and journalists gathered in cozy meeting rooms around Washington for budget briefings Tuesday, federal employees rallied in a ...

February 9 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

For federal employees, budget seeks 1.6 percent raise, paid parental leave

President Obama’s budget proposal for 2017 contains the previously announced plan for a 1.6 percent raise for federal employees, while repeating some ...

February 9 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Better pay, workplace rights among top congressional priorities for feds

Federal employees are in the midst of a legislative season in which they are struggling with friend and foe alike, on issues ranging from pay to an attack on ...

February 7 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

How much should federal pay increase?

J. David Cox Sr. can be a jolly fellow, but he might be confusing budget time with the Christmas season. The American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) ...

February 4 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Fewer families, children surging across border, yet ICE raids to continue

The U.S. government will continue its controversial deportation raids targeting Central American immigrants even as the number of new illegal migrants has ...

February 4 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)