Direct hiring authority, premium pay for employees are among several options available to agencies during a crisis.
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Federal workers file fewer complaints, but agencies pay more in damages.
Maryland Democrat asks OPM for guidance on motivating agencies to adopt a four-day, 40-hour workweek by October.
Department is seeking individuals fluent in 10 critical languages to serve the government in times of emergency or international need.
Democratic presidential candidate favors job training for veterans, more outreach to their families.
Board notes success of life-cycle funds, eyes Defense plan for automatic contributions.
Republican presidential candidate says access cards would not replace VA system.
Answers to readers questions about the best days to retire.
Government observers urge McCain and Obama to prepare appointees to work with civil servants, address federal pay issues.
Federal pay and benefits issues haven’t been eclipsed completely by politics this election year.