Plan is evidence of "low value" President Bush places on civil service workers, union leader says.
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President says no locality pay raise for civilian workers next year.
Government Accountability Office calls on the Pentagon to increase oversight of personnel and benefits spending.
The Defense Department is obligated to share its plans for a new personnel system with union representatives, says Sen. Edward Kennedy.
Rebuffing White House for second straight year, House, Senate back military-civilian pay parity.
Senior Executive Service member pushes TSP Board to support change, vows to pursue it on Capitol Hill.
Mercer Investment Consulting to help develop new retirement investment option for the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board.
Implementing true merit-based pay would be difficult, but it's "virtually universal" in private sector, report states.
The new service will help connect Senior Executives Association members with top private-sector employers.