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OPM suspends portion of contract for electronic retirement system

Agency orders contractor to stop work on electronic retirement calculator.

Pentagon issues regulations applying federal labor relations rules to pay system

Changes to the National Security Personnel System are required under a law passed last year.

Virginia senator: McCain 'missing the boat' on veterans' benefits bill

Republican presidential hopeful argues that Democrat Jim Webb's amendment to increase education benefits would undermine the military's retention efforts.

TSP and Taxes

A primer on the tax implications of withdrawals from your Thrift Savings Plan account.

New bill would provide grad student scholarships for service

Bipartisan legislation would offer tuition and living expenses, and allow noncompetitive hiring of scholarship recipients.

Pay Day

Federal employees could see a bigger salary boost if Congress ensures pay parity between military service members and civilian employees during the next few years.

Senator accuses FBI of retaliation against whistleblowers

Iowa Republican cited two cases of veteran FBI agents who were transferred to lesser jobs and became targets of internal probes.

Lawmakers push for more diversity at Homeland Security

Department has strong Hispanic representation, but racial clashes among workers continue.

OPM calls for end to pension penalty for rehired retirees

Union and lawmakers express concerns that new hiring authorities could be subject to abuse.

Agencies boost use of hiring flexibilities

OPM reports that use of alternative approaches has gone up by almost 50 percent since 2004.