The Federal Eye: pay raise


Posted at 03:22 PM ET, 10/21/2013

Pay raise would be wide-reaching, but exclude members of Congress

Congress won’t take a raise in 2014 but the 1 percent raise in the works for federal employees would apply to other top officials.

By Eric Yoder  |  03:22 PM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  congressional pay, federal pay, federal pay raise, pay freeze

Posted at 11:35 AM ET, 10/17/2013

Budget deal allows for January federal pay raise

Raise of 1 percent would follow freeze on salary rates over 2011-2013.

By Eric Yoder  |  11:35 AM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  federal employees, furloughs, pay raise, shutdown

Posted at 10:21 AM ET, 06/04/2013

White House again calls for federal employee raise

The Obama administration is urging Congress to back its recommendation to boost salaries by 1 percent.

By Eric Yoder  |  10:21 AM ET, 06/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  federal employees, federal pay, federal raise, federal salaries, pay raise

Posted at 03:28 PM ET, 05/28/2013

House spending bills neutral on 2014 federal pay raise

House bills leave room for what would be first across the board raise since 2010.

By Eric Yoder  |  03:28 PM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  federal employees, federal pay, pay freeze, pay raise

Posted at 10:49 AM ET, 03/19/2013

Pay raise on way out, furloughs on way in

Congress is poised to close the door on the possibility of a federal employee pay raise while allowing furloughs to proceed.

By Eric Yoder  |  10:49 AM ET, 03/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  federal employees, furlough, pay raise, sequester, sequestration

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 02/15/2013

House votes to block federal pay raise

Federal employees would not receive the 0.5 percent pay raise scheduled to be paid in April, under a bill passed by the House Friday that faces iffy prospects in the Senate.

By Eric Yoder  |  11:48 AM ET, 02/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  federal employees, federal pay, federal pay freeze, pay raise

Posted at 09:54 AM ET, 02/14/2013

House to vote this week on denying federal employees pay raise

Over the objections of the White House and unions, the House plans to vote on a bill to deny federal employees a 0.5 percent pay raise.

By Eric Yoder  |  09:54 AM ET, 02/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  federal employees, federal pay, pay raise, sequester, sequestration

Posted at 11:41 AM ET, 02/12/2013

Employee groups urge House to allow federal pay raises

A coalition of unions and other organizations representing federal employees is asking Congress to allow a 0.5 percent federal employee raise set for April to take effect.

By Eric Yoder  |  11:41 AM ET, 02/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  federal employees, pay freeze, pay raise

Posted at 12:24 PM ET, 11/07/2012

Employee groups happy but say threat of cuts remains

Several organizations representing federal employees say they consider Tuesdays election results to be a rejection of budgetary proposals targeting federal jobs, pay and benefits, but they also say that such threats continue.

By Eric Yoder  |  12:24 PM ET, 11/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  election, federal employees, federal pay raise, sequester