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Homeland Security to boost staffing at 'fusion centers'

Employees will coordinate with local law enforcement and public health workers across the country.

Defending Benefits

Federal employees are very protective of their benefits -- and wary of letting others in on the action.

Pentagon performance-based payouts average 7.6 percent

More than half of employees in first group to enter new personnel system are deemed “valued performers” -- the middle of the five-point scale.

Focus shifts to recruiting older workers

Nonprofits and lawmakers seek solutions to fill critical upper-level vacancies.

TSP prepares for increased activity due to stock market plunge

Officials urge participants to take a long-term view of investing for retirement.

Looking Ahead

Trends and events to keep an eye on for the rest of the year.

Homeland Security drops proposed labor relations plans

Even if department wanted to move forward, Congress has denied it the money to do so.

Pilot program will target corporate workers for federal jobs

Partnership for Public Service, Treasury and IBM to develop governmentwide model.

Reviewing Roth

The Thrift Savings Plan plans to look into adding a Roth 401(k) investment option.

Lawmakers, witnesses debate fairness of pension provisions

Government Pension Offset and Windfall Elimination Provision affecting Social Security benefits have long drawn the ire of federal retirees.