OPM Issues Guidance on Leave Donations and the Shutdown

The Office of Personnel Management issued a memo last week instructing agencies on how they should handle “use or lose” annual donations following the government shutdown.

11 days ago

Benefits

NTEU Urges Quick Passage of Paid Family Leave

NTEU sent a letter yesterday to the chair of a key house committee pressing for the quick passage of the Federal Employee Paid Leave Act, which would give federal employees up to 12 weeks of paid leave to care for a new child, a sick relative or a serious personal medical condition.

12 days ago

Retirement

The Debt Ceiling and Your Pension

The federal government came closer to reaching its borrowing limit, known as the “debt ceiling,” earlier this month, prompting the Treasury Department to take its usual steps to buy time for lawmakers to raise or suspend the debt ceiling.