Private sector incentive pay could distort salary differences, which help to determine locality raises.
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Unions and management groups applaud the pay increase, but note the measure will place strain on some agencies by holding funding level.
A ratification vote is likely to happen by mid-October.
Order approving noncompetitive appointments to civil service jobs follows State of the Union pledge to expand benefits for military families.
Legislation would have allowed Henry Paulson to waive acquisition rules and competitive hiring procedures.
What you can do to ensure a comfortable retirement.
Unions will consider filing suit over the new regulations if the next presidential administration doesn’t repeal the system entirely.
Investors antsy to make more trades should remember that the federal employee retirement plan isn’t designed for that.
Rate hike the highest since 2005; union official calls it discouraging.
Panel witnesses and lawmakers dispute agency’s claim that extending such benefits could lead to insurance fraud.