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View the June 14, 2021 issue as a PDF

By FEND Staff


SSA's many online services

By FEND Staff

The Social Security Administration reminds the public that many of the disability, retirement and survivor benefits agency’s functions can be accessed, and very easily, online.


OPM: Special sign-up this summer

By FEND Staff

FSAFEDS: Throughout June, there is a special enrollment period for joining or changing selections in feds' health savings accounts.


NTEU hopeful on budget boost

By FEND Staff

The National Treasury Employees Union is hopeful for increased funding and staffing at agencies, highlighting IRS, CBP and others.


Covid: Fewer hires than expected

By FEND Staff

Fewer separations, not hiring spikes, drove 2020 growth in number of federal employees.


WH proposes 2.7% pay increase for feds

By FEND Staff

Good news for feds on salary: the Biden administration is proposing a 2.7% rise in base pay for 2022—if effected, the biggest annual bump in over a decade.


AFGE pushes for more funding, staff

By FEND Staff

The American Federation of Government Employees, representing employees of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services agency (USCIS), is pressing for greater funding and staffing.


Are feds truly "fire-proof"?

By Mike Causey

Although I can't prove it, I suspect the number one complaint of taxpayers about the civil service is that they believe they are fireproof, all too safe in their jobs.


Thrift Savings Share Prices

By FEND Staff

Thrift Savings Share Prices as of June 11, 2021


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