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The vote followed pressure from the Trump administration and some members of Congress as the fund change became caught up in the administration’s China policies.
  • May 13, 2020
A spokeswoman for the Thrift Savings Plan said that under the law, the board is responsible for investment policy.
  • May 12, 2020
The White House moved this week to seize control of the board that administers the Thrift Savings Plan, which holds the retirement portfolios of close to 6 million federal employees and service members, as it moves to invest in China-based stocks.
  • May 8, 2020
Agencies should be further pushed to allow full-time telework by all employees eligible to work remotely, 19 senators say in a letter to the Trump administration.
  • May 5, 2020
Eight former military leaders, including former national security advisers John Poindexter and James Jones, are seeking to prevent the investment in Chinese companies.
  • Apr 27, 2020
For federal employees who must continue coming to their regular work sites, payments of up to $2,000 per month per child for additional day-care costs are recommended.
  • Apr 14, 2020
Personnel officials have opened a tool kit of exceptions to standard policies on hiring, assigning and paying federal employees.
  • Apr 7, 2020
A lawsuit seeks to add pay of up to 25 percent to potentially 100,000 or more federal employees whose work puts them at higher risk of exposure to the coronavirus.
  • Mar 30, 2020
The Senate bill provides money to cover expected overtime pay for front-line employees such as food inspectors, federal prison officers, airport screeners and medical personnel.
  • Mar 26, 2020
The Office of Personnel Management has issued guidance on concerns about the coronavirus.
  • Mar 20, 2020