Bills eliminating the restriction passed in both House and Senate appropriations committees for the first time.
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Legislation currently circulating in both chambers of Congress doesn’t prohibit the president’s recommended 2015 pay bump.
Obama administration looks to finalize gay feds and veterans’ access to benefits.
President Obama wants the federal government to be a model for the American workforce.
Senate panel on Wednesday will consider legislation that would automatically enroll new feds into one of the lifecyle funds.
Lawmakers at the latest VA hearing express anger, confusion over federal employee review and bonus system.
The pay boost for 2015 is more than President Obama’s proposed 1 percent hike.
Sometimes, the optimal time to move on isn’t one of the traditional days.
Appropriations subcommittee would ban bonuses for tax-delinquent feds.
The exact cost-of-living adjustment for next year won’t be revealed until October, but retirees could receive an increase of more than 1.7 percent.