Blog Posts in July, 2019

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  • Government Employees: Is Higher Education Worth It?
    Government Employees: Is Higher Education Worth It?

    Data shows that federal employees earn lower salaries than their counterparts working in the private sector. In 2018, the Federal Salary Council announced that government employees were paid 32% less ...

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  • U.S. Department of Agriculture Workers Raise Concerns about Relocating the Agency
    U.S. Department of Agriculture Workers Raise Concerns about Relocating the Agency

    On July 15 th , hundreds of federal workers at the U.S. Department of Agriculture had to decide whether they would take an offer to leave DC and report to work in Kansas City on September 30 th or be ...

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  • New Bill Proposes to Ban Bonuses for Certain Federal Employees
    New Bill Proposes to Ban Bonuses for Certain Federal Employees

    In July, the Senate reintroduced a bill that would prohibit federal agencies from handing out bonuses to federal employees who have been cited for conduct violations. Senator Deb Fischer (R-NE) ...

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