House Members Call on the President to Provide Pay Parity

A bipartisan group of House Members are calling on the President to provide pay parity for federal civilian workers with the military.

Money in walletOn Friday, December 1, a bipartisan group of Representatives sent a letter to the President seeking a 2.4 percent pay raise for federal civilian workers, which would provide parity with the raise to be provided to members of the military in 2018. Continue reading “House Members Call on the President to Provide Pay Parity”

Senate Passes Tax Reform Legislation

Seal of the United States SenateThis weekend, the Senate approved legislation, S.1 that would make a variety of changes to the U.S. tax code by a vote of 51-49, with all but one Republican supporting the bill and all Democrats opposing it. Senate approval of S.1 follows House approval of their own tax reform legislation last month. Continue reading “Senate Passes Tax Reform Legislation”