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Posted at 11:43 AM ET, 09/30/2013

Fed-worker commuters talk shutdown

Federal workers eagerly talked about the potential government shutdown as they rode in on the Metro or walked to their offices.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  11:43 AM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 09/16/2013

Goldman Sachs projects lower federal employment next year

A report from the investment bank said agencies may not be able to rely on temporary solutions, such as furloughs and deferred investments, in the future.

By Josh Hicks  |  06:01 AM ET, 09/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:46 PM ET, 10/29/2012

For employees, agency closing can mean many things

While a federal government closing announcement means a day off without having to take vacation time for many affected employees, that’s not the case for all of them, and other special policies can kick in as well.

By Eric Yoder  |  02:46 PM ET, 10/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  emergency closing, federal workers, government closing, hurricane closing

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 05/01/2012

Would higher retirement contributions limit your savings? | #FedBuzz

How would higher contributions affect federal workers?

By Ryan Kellett  |  01:01 PM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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