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Kelly Martin

Pay & Benefits

In Focus: Who Faces Furloughs?

About 900,000 feds, almost half the civilian workforce, must take unpaid leave during the shutdown.

Pay & Benefits

In Focus: How Many Employees Face Furloughs?

The number of workers on unpaid leave during a government shutdown varies widely by agency.

Management

Timeline: Federal Employees Under Attack

The Navy Yard shooting serves as a reminder that even civilian federal jobs aren't always safe.

Defense

In Focus: Funding Defense

The Pentagon’s base budget has exceeded civilian agency spending most years since 1977.

Management

Budget Winners and Losers

President’s fiscal 2014 plan tightens spending levels, but makes room for a few increases.

Management

In Focus: Where the Federal Workforce Counts

A look at where localities are likely to be hit hardest by sequestration and furloughs.

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Defense

Timeline: The March Into Combat

More than 200 years of precedent sets the stage for reversing the ban on women in direct battlefield roles.

Management

Obama v. Romney on federal pay, the size of government and management

A look at how the presidential candidates stack up on matters important to federal employees.

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