You may even be able to offset your spending on holiday shopping.
OPM reminds agencies that certain wounded warriors hired on, or after Nov. 5, 2016, are eligible for 104 hours of up-front sick leave.
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The National Science Foundation and the Justice Department doled out the most money in individual performance awards in fiscal 2014.
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The average performance award increased from fiscal 2013 nearly $350 to $10,560.
Companion legislation approved by Senate does not include language limiting VA performance awards for top career leaders.
President has power to declare federal agencies closed, but generally reserves it for Christmas time.
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Legislation headed to the president would extend to two years the probationary period for new hires at the department.
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