The Federal Eye: CSRS


Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 12/09/2013

Impact of budgetary hit to federal retirement weighed

Requiring federal employees to pay more toward their retirement benefits likely would hurt retention, but effect on recruitment less certain, study says.

By Eric Yoder  |  01:53 PM ET, 12/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, CSRS, federal employee benefits, federal retirement, FERS, retirement contributions

Posted at 12:06 PM ET, 06/26/2013

Same-sex spouses of federal employees could benefit under high court ruling

Supreme Court decision in Defense of Marriage Act case could open door to expanding health, survivor annuity benefits, but some questions remain.

By Eric Yoder  |  12:06 PM ET, 06/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CSRS, defense of marriage act, Federal benefits, FEHBP, FERS

Posted at 12:22 PM ET, 05/09/2012

Federal union urges House to vote against sequestration measure

Under a Republican plan, federal employees would have to contribute more to their retirement plans.

By Timothy R. Smith and Eric Yoder  |  12:22 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  FERS, CSRS