Measure would fix "loophole" in current law, proponents say.
Appropriations bill does not block Obama's proposed across-the-board increase for feds.
Putting the Federal Employees Group Life Insurance program in context.
The chamber on Thursday passed a major spending bill denying performance awards in fiscal 2017 to top career leaders at VA.
2.1 percent figure is at odds with the 1.6 percent boost the Senate is on track to support.
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The legislation, which the department opposes, now heads to the House floor.
Appropriators on Tuesday approved a military pay increase in the fiscal 2017 Defense spending bill, following the lead of the Armed Services panel.
Bargaining unit employees are collecting thousands of dollars for work they didn’t do.
Panel approves NDAA which also calls on Defense to reduce the Senior Executive Service by 25 percent by 2019.
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