Federal Benefits Under Attack
February 11 Memo from Defense Secretary Leon Panetta makes anticipated change official.
November 12, 2012 Report finds units in Iraq and Afghanistan have not been managing their daily field reporting.
August 22, 2012 President is withholding a raise until Congress passes a budget.
July 20, 2012 Rules build on President Obama’s 2010 executive order.
July 20, 2012 A new law makes it possible for feds to stay employed while easing into retirement.
July 13, 2012 Lawmakers file friend-of-the-court brief in DOMA case.
July 12, 2012 IG report finds Social Security recorded 1.2 million deaths improperly.
July 11, 2012 President Obama orders agencies to extend health insurance to part-time workers who battle wildfires.
June 22, 2012 The first in a series on making the most of your government benefits.
June 15, 2012 Three things to remember when considering long-term care insurance.
June 8, 2012 A report from OPM’s spring conference in Dallas.
May 16, 2012 Committee reiterates the legislation is unrelated to same-sex marriage.
April 26, 2012 AFGE chief rips presumptive GOP nominee for saying federal employees are paid too much.
April 23, 2012 The estimate is three years earlier than the program trustees' last prediction.
April 6, 2012 A look at the rules for how benefits for divorced feds and their spouses are handled.
March 9, 2012 GOP Sen. Pat Roberts would use savings to offset the cost of tax relief, energy measures in transportation bill.
March 6, 2012 State and local government employees are being asked to contribute more, too, and the reforms often apply to current and future employees.
March 2, 2012 Do you get the feeling politicians aren't paying attention to what federal employees have to say about how things are being run in Washington? You may be wrong.
March 1, 2012 District court ruling isn’t enough to force the federal government to offer same-sex couples health benefits -- yet.
February 28, 2012 NTEU is paying particular attention to supporting fed-friendly candidates in Senate races, officials say.