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Union opposes draft civil service changes

NTEU says governmentwide civil service changes are premature and misguided.

DHS secretary urges swift personnel overhaul

Michael Chertoff also urges full funding for the pay-for-performance system.

Medicare beneficiaries sent empty envelopes

Recipients were supposed to receive information about new prescription drug benefits, but Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services acknowledges some problems with mailing.

Defense personnel reform postponed

Target date for first group of employees to join the system shifted from July until the fall.

Bush administration developing governmentwide personnel reform bill

Proposal would do away with the General Schedule system by 2010.

Defense ends conversations with unions over personnel system

Union leaders say meetings accomplished little, if anything.

Enabling the Disabled

The House is trying to speed the process of providing higher compensation for disabled military retirees.

More Flexible?

A new, longer window for private sector workers to spend money in Flexible Spending Accounts has not yet been extended to the federal workforce.

Senator wants $96 million restored to DHS management

Sen. George Voinovich, R-Ohio, says total cuts to Homeland Security management programs could endanger the new personnel system.

Homeland Security appeals for personnel funding

Agency asks Congress to reverse House vote diverting funds from implementation of new system.