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House committee calls for military-civilian pay parity

Budget Committee passes resolution supporting equal pay for federal employees and military personnel in 2009.

Homeland Security, union officials honor fallen customs officers

Over the past 200 years, 111 officers in the Customs, Immigration and Agriculture Inspection Services have died on the job.

Union calls for 3.9 percent federal pay increase in 2009

NTEU also will push to increase government’s share of health insurance premiums, among other legislative priorities.

Riskier TSP funds post losses for February

Least risky funds lead the pack for monthly and yearly earnings.

Clinton supports bill to ban use of State Department private security contractors

Democratic presidential hopeful wants diplomatic security in Iraq and Afghanistan handled by federal personnel.

Keep Your Records

De-cluttering your life is a great idea, but some records are too important to be thrown out.

Social Security chief calls eliminating backlog a ‘moral imperative’

Commissioner cites hiring more judges, congressional budget approval as key to reducing disability hearings backlog.

Telework measure clears workforce subcommittee

Bill requires that all agencies create telework polices and develop programs to train managers and employees to take advantage of teleworking opportunities.

OPM sets new funding mechanism for executive boards

Agency also issues more than 100 goals for improving hiring and benefits processes.

GAO: Federal workers’ compensation program mismanaged millions of dollars

Report says Labor’s poor management resulted in $13.3 million in improper payments in 2006.