pay and benefits

  • Four days a week . . .

    Continuing the verbal ping pong over a four-day work week for feds.

  • Tracking your TSP admist the turmoil

    When it comes to making sure your retirement is sound, TSP officials remind you to not put all of your eggs in one basket.

  • Tracking your TSP admist the turmoil

    When it comes to making sure your retirement is sound, TSP officials remind you to not put all of your eggs in one basket.

  • Health care reform rises to top of priority list

    The reformation of the country’s health care system is one of the next priorities for President Barack Obama and Congress, and the Department of Health and Human Services and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services will be at the center of this effort.

  • Inside Government – March 6th, 2009

    Carol Waller Pope FLRA Acting Chairwoman

    Mark Roth AFGE General Counsel

    Jim Aldridge President of AFGE’s Law Enforcement Council

    Don Drewett Vice president of AFGE Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Local 3860

  • Your Retirement Years

    March 23rd, 2009 Many of us will experience 1/3rd of our life in the so-called retirement years. Advance planning for many issues is a wise thing. Dr. Michael Creedon, gerontologist and long-time presenter for NITP, will discuss some of them including: the ever-present spouse in the house, the single life in retirement, boomerang children, then volunteering, and maybe for some, returning full-time to the work world, and finally, what are some options for those 24 hours in a day?

    Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan will host the show with Dr. Creedon as our ever-popular guest.

  • Performance council to lead new program evaluation approach

    White House outlines replacement for PART program to focus on ’meaningful measures and quantitative targets.’

  • No COLA for federal retirees?

    Each year, federal retirees get a cost-of-living adjustment. But in 2010 – they might get nothing at all. We find out more from Federal News Radio Senior Correspondent Mike Causey who explains how Deflation could…

  • Air Force finds easier way to hire acquisition workers

    Service using special authority approved by Congress. New process brings on new procurement workers in as little as 17 days.

  • Insurance premiums are changing

    We hear a lot about how good federal employee health benefits are but Federal News Radio Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says changes are coming to your insurance premiums.