Although uncertainty surrounds whether workers will receive a raise next year, "It’s better than nothing," one employee quipped in response to a poll.
PAY & BENEFITS - ALL ARTICLES
Workforce observers praise the reforms, but caution they’re not a "panacea."
Transit officials have urged customers to use Metro only if they “have no other option.”
Skeptics question whether relocations are an attempt to undermine science.
How to ease into life after government if you’re not ready for a life of leisure.
A weekly roundup of pay and benefits news.
Recent reports have shown that about one in seven federal workers is eligible to retire today, a rate that reaches as high as one in five at a few agencies.
Meanwhile, many FEMA employees working emergencies before 2017 likely owe the government money for overpayments.
After years of failed efforts, lawmakers included a provision in the Defense authorization act to roll back a 2014 reduction in long-term travel reimbursements.
If you play your cards right, you can walk out of government with the same net income as when you retired.