The Federal Eye: federal budget

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 02/24/2014

Obama to propose 1 percent pay hike for federal workers, troops

Increase is part of fiscal 2015 budget proposal, which is to be announced next week.

By Joe Davidson  |  01:00 PM ET, 02/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  federal budget, Obama

Posted at 04:50 PM ET, 06/12/2013

Obama administration to stop bonus program for federal managers in 2013

The Obama administration is suspending the prestigious Presidential Rank Awards this year, another sign of budget austerity.

By Lisa Rein  |  04:50 PM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  federal budget

Posted at 05:36 PM ET, 01/28/2013

White House: Automatic cuts 'not supported by virtually anyone in Washington'

White House press secretary reiterates that automatic spending cuts known as a sequester were never designed to take effect.

By Lisa Rein  |  05:36 PM ET, 01/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  defense budget, defense contractors, federal budget, federal emloyees, federal employees, fiscal cliff, Government Efficiency, sequestration

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 01/23/2013

Senate will try to end its three-year budgeting hiatus

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By Josh Hicks  |  12:05 PM ET, 01/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:09 PM ET, 03/27/2012

Federal workers: How would 10 percent staff reduction affect you?

A measure approved by the House Budget Committee would reduce the federal workforce by 10 percent by 2015. What would such a reduction mean for your agency?

By Natalie Jennings  |  05:09 PM ET, 03/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  federal employees, federal budget

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 02/13/2012

Federal budget 2013: Plan calls for increase in federal employee pension contributions

The Obama administration is proposing to increase the contribution of federal employees to their retirement program by 0.4 percent each year over three years.

By Joe Davidson  |  10:04 AM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Obama budget, federal budget