Senate committee approves only $5 million of $15 million President Bush requested for the system in fiscal 2008.
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Budget resolution calls for an additional $430 million beyond President Bush’s request, to address backlog of disability claims.
Employee group representative proposes allowing surviving spouses to hold on to TSP accounts.
Bill seeks to update 1993 law that authorized income-contingent loan repayment programs.
Many agencies don’t have a handle on how many employees actually work away from the office, and lack ways to quantify productivity gains.
Move follows authorization of equal increase for military service members.
Officials decide to hold off on three other potential changes, including restrictions on where funds are invested.
Lawmakers raise questions about department’s performance review boards.
The 18-month program is free, but students must complete two years of service at their agencies upon graduation.
The five things you should do before you retire from government.