The agency is required to consult with unions before it can finalize the details of the offers, which it expects to extend to at least 20,000 employees.
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The federal government would do well to follow the private sector’s lead on benefits for same-sex partners.
Some call for active rather than passive fund management.
Figure is more generous than the raise proposed by Bush, but matches that approved by the House Appropriations Committee.
Tricare reimbursement rates are linked to those for Medicare, meaning the proposed 10.6 percent cut could affect service to soldiers and veterans.
Adjustment matches the figure recently approved by the House Appropriations Committee.
A legislative provision that took effect over the weekend gives Customs and Border Protection officers law enforcement status.
The bill amends a law that allows soldiers to keep one state of residency regardless of where military orders send them.
Bill gives service members financial protection if deployed for more than 90 days, or transferred to another base.
New studies indicate that older federal employees actually have many of the same core values as their younger colleagues.