Move echoes approval of similar increase for military service members.
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Fund made up of fixed-income bonds was the only option to lose ground.
Blueprint sets academy apart from existing programs, addressing recent criticism that a new institution is unnecessary.
A look at the complex rules involving retirement credit for work in nonappropriated fund instrumentalities.
New proposal seeks to gradually replace cost-of-living allowances with locality payments for areas outside the contiguous states.
Midyear adjustments are unusual, but union official says recent gas price increases merit a higher rate.
Agency is hiring private legal counsel, plans to contest petitions of more than a third of employees who filed for an election.
Training and leadership programs can help employees get to the top of the civil service ladder.
Employee organization argues formula hurts lower-level workers, with raises contingent on factors beyond their control.
Service hopes to set an example for the federal government in recruiting and retaining talent.