Your Turn

YOUR TURN

  • Will Congress change your federal retirement benefits?

    The Trump administration has submitted a legislative package that would, among other things, eliminate cost of living adjustments for current and future retirees. Will Congress pass it? Find out when NARFE Deputy Director for Advocacy John Hatton joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to discuss the president’s proposals. June 6, 2018

  • AFGE: The impact of President Trump’s executive orders

    President Donald Trump has signed executive orders making it easier to fire poor-performing federal employees and overhaul federal employees union rights. J. David Cox, president of the American Federation of Government Employees joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to talk about the EOs and their potential impact. May 30, 2018

  • TSP: Big changes are on the way

    Big changes are coming to the Thrift Saving Plan. Kim Weaver, director of External Affairs for the TSP, joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to talk about the changes, which include making it easier for participants to make withdrawals from their accounts. May 23, 2018

  • Are changes coming to your retirement package?

    NARFE president Richard Thissen and Federal News Radio reporter Nicole Ogrysko join host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to discuss proposed changes to the federal retirement system and the odds that any of them will become law this year. May 9, 2018

  • The ‘7 rules’ of retirement

    Can you afford to retire? If not, what do you need to do to grow your retirement nest egg? Find out when federal benefits expert John Grobe, joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn. May 2, 2018

  • Can you afford to retire, ever?

    John Grobe, a former fed and benefits specialist, crunch some numbers you need to know before you retire from a federal career.

  • Teleworking: Here to stay or going away? You tell us

    Federal News Radio’s web team joins Senior Correspondent Mike Causey to answer common questions about teleworking.

  • Teleworking: Is it on the way out?

    Federal News Radio digital editors and writers David Thornton and Terry Wing will answer common questions about teleworking and Federal News Radio reporter Nicole Ogrysko will explain why some TSP investors are not taking full advantage of the TSP’s blended retirement plan. April 25, 2018

  • The TSP: Is 2018 going to be a down year?

    The first quarter of 2018 has not been a good one for the Thrift Savings Plan. Why? Find out when financial planner Arthur Stein joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn radio show. April 18, 2018

  • Congress & your pension plan: Should you be worried?

    How would proposed changes to your federal pension plan affect you? Find out when NARFE’s Jessica Klement and Jill Talley join host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn. April 11, 2018

  • Civil service reform: The SEA perspective

    What does the Senior Executives Association think about President Donald Trump’s plans to reform the civil service system? Find out when SEA President Bill Valdez joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn. April 4, 2018

  • Telework cuts could make government even less competitive in hiring

    Agencies concerned solely with the pros and cons of letting employees work from home could be missing the bigger picture.

  • A breakdown of the top federal news stories

    Federal News Radio correspondents Nicole Ogrysko, Eric White, Jory Heckman and David Thornton join host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to talk about the hottest topics on their beats and what may be ahead for active and retired feds. March 21, 2018

  • The bull market: How long can it last?

    How long will the current bull market last and what should you do to prepare for the inevitable correction? Find out when certified financial planner Arthur Stein joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn radio show. March 14, 2018