Latest from Eric Yoder
Death benefits have been granted to survivors of 14 federal employees who caught the virus on the job.
  • Nov 20, 2020
Trump’s order “is nothing more than a smoke screen for what is clearly an attempt to require the political loyalty of those who advise the President,” Ronald Sanders wrote.
  • Oct 26, 2020
Career federal employees whose work involves making policy would no longer be hired under competitive procedures.
  • Oct 22, 2020
Other studies, using different methods and different data sets, have reached different conclusions about the pay of federal workers.
  • Oct 22, 2020
Final rules published Friday either strongly discourage or ban practices that many agencies have adopted, stressing management’s “sole and exclusive” authority to choose a penalty.
  • Oct 19, 2020
The average premium rise in the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program will be slightly below the increase for 2020.
  • Oct 14, 2020
The cost-of-living increase applies only to annuity benefits for federal retirees, not to the salaries of current federal employees.
  • Oct 13, 2020
Social Security payroll taxes have been suspended for most federal workers, in what amounts to a loan they must pay back starting January.
  • Oct 12, 2020
The change is the most significant expansion of federal benefits since the creation of unpaid parental leave more than 25 years ago.
  • Oct 1, 2020
John Gibbs faced skeptical questioning at his confirmation hearing last week from senators of both parties.
  • Sep 16, 2020