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Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., led the coalition of House members asking OPM to issue regulations banning the box.

Lawmakers Push Obama to Follow Through on Easing Federal Hiring of Former Criminals

Congress loses faith in its own bill, asks White House to ensure agencies "ban the box."

More Senior Executives Honored For Their Work in 2015

The number of top career officials receiving the nation’s highest award for civil service nearly doubled between 2014 and 2015.

Michael Michaud, assistant secretary of Labor’s Veterans’ Employment and Training Service, and a former Democratic congressman from Maine, said the statutes governing veterans preference should be consolidated to make things simpler.

No One Really Understands How Vets’ Preference Works in Federal Hiring

The patchwork of laws governing the benefit confuses agencies, hiring managers and veterans, say witnesses at a House hearing.

Lawmakers Poised To Deny Themselves a Pay Raise Again

The fiscal 2017 legislative branch spending bill would freeze rank-and-file members’ salaries at $174,000 -- where they have been since 2010.

Here's How USPS Cut $10 Billion in Labor Costs Since 2006

IG says the agency is not using "sustainable strategies."

Some TRICARE Enrollees Will Be Able to Receive Urgent Care Faster Starting in May

Military family members and retirees will benefit from a new pilot program that allows two urgent care visits per fiscal year without a referral.

Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., introduced the bill.

VA Opposes Bill That Would Allow Secretary to Recoup Employees’ Relocation Benefits

Department believes it already has sufficient authority to collect improper payments.

Buying a Bigger Retirement Benefit

You can, in some cases, through service credit deposits and redeposits.

Firefighters are among the temporary workers the law could benefit.

Congress Intervenes to Fix Hiring Regs Written by ‘Entrenched Bureaucrats’ at OPM

Lawmakers, union say OPM violated the intent of a 2015 hiring reform law.