Congress is considering new vision, dental and hearing benefits for federal employees willing to pay for them.
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House lawmakers pledge to use appropriations stick to force agencies to support the practice.
The TSP board and a contractor both owe retirement plan participants an apology, congressional investigators find.
Rep. Jim Greenwood, R-Pa., says he wants to remove salary caps and make agency's compensation system more transparent.
Cleveland office intended to centralize pay expertise in the wake of recent snafus.
Congress moves to eliminate TSP open seasons for employee contributions, but to keep restrictions on when agencies can provide matching funds.
Two-thirds of respondents to one recent survey said they were more interested in government work today than a few years ago.
GAO report comes as Bush administration works to implement performance pay system for executives governmentwide.
New employees must be trained before impending wave of retirements, they argue.
Congress approved the special pay allowance, aimed at service members who are frequently deployed for less than 30 days, last year.