The Federal Eye: federal diary

Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 09/17/2013

Federal workers: How has the Navy Yard shooting affected you?

The Post wants to hear from federal workers and civilian employees.

By Joe Davidson  |  10:58 AM ET, 09/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:08 PM ET, 01/04/2013

Rep. Blake Farenthold is new chair of fed workforce panel

Federal workforce organizations do not rate Farenthold, a member of the Tea Party Caucus, highly.

By Joe Davidson  |  04:08 PM ET, 01/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:30 AM ET, 12/12/2012

The Federal Diary in the 1980s: Tax-free retirement payouts

FEDERAL EYE | Our series on the 80-year history of the Federal Diary looks at a controversial reform bill.

By Sara Carothers  |  06:30 AM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:41 PM ET, 12/10/2012

The Federal Diary in the 1970s: Retiree COLA rises 50 percent

When federal worker retirees first began to receive annual cost of living adjustments tied to an inflation measurement formula, some reacted by asking the Post to hush up about it.

By Sara Carothers  |  10:41 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:17 AM ET, 12/04/2012

The Federal Diary, 1930 s edition: A crackdown on 'primping'

The Federal Eye is reprinting one column from each decade of the Federal Diary's 80-year existence. In 1939, some employees were chastised for powdering their noses before work officially ended.

By Sara Carothers  |  08:17 AM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)