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DHS employee appeals go to the top of the pile

Merit Systems Protection Board officials say provisions in the new Homeland Security personnel system require the agency to start giving priority to its cases.

Pick Your Fights

Rep. Steny Hoyer, D-Md., told union members Wednesday that the Bush administration is trying to do away with collective bargaining.

Military weapons vs. benefits issue heats up at hearing

Pentagon official notes DoD plans to spend $130 billion of its $419 billion fiscal 2006 budget request on military personnel and health care.

Bill on retiree health insurance premiums could stall again

Early optimism for premium conversion legislation has not spread to the House Ways and Means Committee.

Pre-tax health premium bill for retirees surfaces again in Congress

A leading Republican senator says he will not rest until the bill is passed.

Retirement wave falls short of OPM projections

Number of hires not keeping pace with vacancies, however.

Davis cautious on civil service reform

House Government Reform Committee chairman says White House has "a long way to go" to make case for governmentwide reform.

Three locality pay areas dropped for 2006

The president’s pay agent also decided to add three new areas next year.

Overhaul Objections

A coalition of unions has filed a lawsuit in an effort to force the Defense Department to start over with its personnel reform effort.

EPA employees report problems with pay system

Agency says any new system will have challenges, but problems with paychecks are rare.