Amendment marks the fourth try at getting rule enacted.
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Many policies already in place are underused, observers say.
Language prevents Pentagon from granting contractors an advantage in public-private job competitions if they pay less in employee health premiums than the government does.
A mainstay of the personnel reform movement is a mystery to many.
Labor relations portion could be separated from effort to craft new compensation system.
Average increase for 2006 would be 1.21 percent, on top of base pay increase of 2.1 percent.
Labor relations rules scheduled to be in place in less than three months.
Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight switches from system with seven broad pay bands to more traditional structure with 18 pay grades.
You don’t automatically get annuity credit for military service when you retire.
Opponents argue that small-scale experiments are not applicable governmentwide.