Will higher pay increases be enough to keep Defense employees under a new personnel system motivated?
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New report analyzes series of systems covering more than 298,000 employees.
Bipartisan coalition urges President Bush to include equal pay raises in 2009 budget proposal.
More than half of federal employees report witnessing misconduct.
Lawmaker suggests Veterans Benefits Administration turn to artificial intelligence tools.
Measure authorizes 3.5 percent pay raise for military service members.
Legislation restores collective bargaining and appeal rights for employees under the new Pentagon personnel system.
Bettye Krieter, who started her federal career with the Veterans Administration in 1941, has no immediate plans to retire.
Federal Labor Relations Authority says change would promote neutrality; union argues it would make mediation harder.
In State of the Union address, president also pledges to eliminate 151 "wasteful or bloated programs."