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CRomnibus package allows for increase, freezes congressional salaries.
Federal employees were granted an extension for enrolling in FSAFEDS.
The agency is preparing for an influx of 19,000 new applications in January, adding considerably to its inventory.
Government will be closed on Dec. 26.
Tight budgets forced agencies to cut back on the popular recruiting and retention tool, report shows.
Open season draws to a close on Monday.
Troops are on track to receive a 1 percent pay increase in 2015; bill freezes pay for general and flag officers next year.
Two lawmakers endorse rally portraying government as largest poverty-wage employer.
Bill would allow feds to claim a $250 monthly benefit for 2014.