For federal employees, debt ceiling approach follows familiar path

The looming debt-ceiling fight has the feel of déjà vu for fiscal crisis-weary feds.

No more operating money available through Thrift Savings Plan

As the government bumps up against the debt ceiling, one place it cannot look for more headroom is the federal employee retirement savings program.

TSP investment fund again to be used for debt ceiling relief

The government once again plans to resort to a financial maneuver involving federal employee retirement savings pending an increase in the national debt limit.

Debt ceiling bill would restore G fund, at least for a while

The measure would temporarily end the government's move to avoid default by disinvesting from a major portion of the federal-worker retirement fund.

Thrift Savings Plan used for debt ceiling relief

The Treasury Department on Tuesday used a financial maneuver involving the Thrift Savings Plan to free up money to keep the government operating pending an increase in the federal debt ceiling.