USPS advised to delay facility closures

Initiative won’t save as much as projected, PRC determines.


USPS prepares for second default in two months

Mail service and current retiree health benefits will be unaffected.

Pay & Benefits

Federal judge halts enforcement of controversial STOCK Act provision

Affected federal employees get a second extension on disclosing financial information.


Bureau of Prisons faces a growing overcrowding problem

Inmate population is expected to increase during the next decade, GAO says.


Union concerned about VA’s ability to expand access to mental health care

Retaliation against whistleblowers could hurt efforts to implement recent executive order, AFGE says.

Pay & Benefits

Roth Progress

Roth option is 20,000 strong; NTEU adds number-crunching members; Michelle Obama on veteran hiring.


Backing BRAC

Defense still believes in the base realignment and closure process.

Pay & Benefits

Thrift Savings Plan is hiring

The federal retirement fund board is increasing its staff size and filling vacant positions.