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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.
Roughly one in 1.8 million federal employees receive the government’s top award for civilian service each year.
Labor Department reviewers recommend continued security upgrades and better disaster recovery planning.
You don’t have to spend your whole career in government to reap the benefits of the federal retirement system.
Measure would let retired military and civilian federal workers pay their monthly health care premiums with pre-tax dollars.
Federal employees save more money and more time for retirement than the average American worker.
What happens to your unused sick leave when you leave government? It depends.