The government still grapples with many of the same personnel problems it faced 25 years ago when the Civil Service Reform Act became law.
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Federal employees on Cape Cod make another attempt to win special locality pay.
Federal employees would receive a 2.7 percent across-the-board salary increase and a 1.4 percent locality pay increase in 2004 under a recommendation approved Tuesday by the Federal Salary Council.
Lawmakers wants to close the gap in pay among federal law enforcement officers.