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Head of Federal Employee’s Union Not Satisfied With 1% Raise

The president of the American Federation of Government Employees says a one-percent increase is “absolutely unconscionable.” The head of the largest federal employee union said Saturday that President Obama’s proposal to increase pay for federal employees by 1 percent was … Continue reading

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Senate Deal Includes Vote to Kill Its Own Pay Raise

The fiscal cliff deal contains a one-sentence provision that would block a scheduled cost-of-living adjustment for representatives and senators that is due to take place when the continuing resolution under which the federal government is currently operating expires on March … Continue reading

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Obama Gives VP and Congress a Raise!

President Barack Obama issued an executive order to end the pay freeze on federal employees, in effect giving some federal workers a raise. One federal worker now to receive a pay increase is Vice President Joe Biden. According to disclosure … Continue reading

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