The House could vote as soon as Monday evening to give the VA wide discretion to rescind awards paid to its employees.
The House has scheduled a vote for today on a bill to restrict the Transportation Security Administration’s use of a pay boost for criminal investigators.
A new accounting shows how many federal employees and retirees there are in each state and congressional district.
The budget also repeats recommendations to expand the health benefits program for federal employees and retirees that Congress has rejected several times in the past.
Federal employees would be eligible for six weeks of paid leave for purposes related to the birth or adoption of a child, under legislation introduced Monday by a group of House Democrats.
A federal review found the agency has no department-wide policies regulating off-duty behavior.
An improved budget picture has allowed field offices to add back operating hours that were cut during leaner times for the agency.
Feds: Tell us about how your experiences with advanced sick leave. President Obama recently required agencies to allow the paid time off for employees with new children.
All Thrift Savings Plan investment options except one posted gains in 2014, led by a large company stock index fund.
Pay for political appointees and members of Congress will remain frozen while federal workers get a 1 percent boost in January.