Tag: Feds

Industry, Workforce

OPM disputes 2021 court ruling on firing feds for poor performance

January 5, 2022

Via: FCW

The Office of Personnel Management writes in new regulations proposed on Tuesday that a precedent-altering 2021 court ruling is in opposition to OPM’s interpretation of statute — a move that could help agencies in future lawsuits around firings for poor […]

Industry, Workforce

White House says 90% of feds are vaccinated

November 22, 2021

Via: FCW

More than 90% of federal employees have hit the Nov. 22 deadline for federal employees to comply with the White House’s vaccination mandate, according to a senior administration official. The milestone comes 75 days after President Joe Biden announced the […]

Federal, Policy

Feds Can Dip Into Retirement Accounts for Harvey Recovery

September 6, 2017

Via: Government Executive

Overseers of federal employees’ 401(k)-style retirement savings plan have already started receiving requests from participants hoping to tap their savings to help recover from Hurricane Harvey. On Friday afternoon, the Thrift Savings Plan announced a temporary change in the rules […]