Update on Federal Hiring Freeze

United States Office of Personnel Management (OPM) logoToday, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) issued additional guidance for agencies as they work to implement the President’s federal employee hiring freeze that was announced last Monday. Continue reading “Update on Federal Hiring Freeze”

House Legislation for a Reasonable Pay Raise in 2018

Representative Gerry Connolly (D-VA)
Representative Gerry Connolly (D-VA)

Representative Gerry Connolly (D-VA) has introduced legislation that would provide federal employees on the General Schedule and Wage Grade pay systems with a 3.2% pay increase effective January 2018. H.R. 757, the Federal Adjustment of Income Rates (FAIR) bill, would provide these employees with a 2% across-the-board pay raise plus a 1.2% adjustment designated for increasing locality pay rates. Continue reading “House Legislation for a Reasonable Pay Raise in 2018”