One compromise option would let screeners unionize, but give the agency the authority to take actions deemed necessary in emergencies.
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Analysts suggest deficit reduction tactics that would make a dent in federal employees’ benefits.
Administration officials say a veto is in store if lawmakers allow airport screeners to negotiate the terms of their employment.
Under new broader human resources plan, employees only will be moved off the General Schedule to a performance-based system if a pilot project next year succeeds.
Steny Hoyer, D-Md., again backs measure that would raise the share of premiums covered by the government from 72 percent to 80 percent.
Measure reintroduced in the House has failed in the last few sessions of Congress, but may have a shot under new leadership.
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Enrollments far exceeded expectations, with more than 400,000 signing up for dental benefits and 300,000 for vision.
Spending measure enacted last week provides a clear financial outlook, allowing officials to move forward with awards.