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The Effect of the Employer Match and Defaults on Federal Workers' Savings Behavior in the Thrift Savings Plan
Postal Service Floats Big Cuts to Employee Pay, Leave and Benefits
Inspector General of the DOL: Semiannual Report to the Congress (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of OPM Notice: Federal Employees' Retirement System; Normal Cost Percentages
[Official Guidance] Civil Service Retirement System; Present Value Factors
[Official Guidance] Federal Employees' Retirement System: Present Value Factors
Senators Join In Renewed Efforts to Give Feds Paid Family Leave
White House Revives Federal Employee Retirement Cuts in 2020 Budget Proposal
Many Furloughed Federal Workers Withdrew from Retirement Funds
TRICARE Issues Request for Information on Formulary Management
[Official Guidance] Text of 2018 IRS Publication 721: Tax Guide to U.S. Civil Service Retirement Benefits (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of Department of Defense Interim Final Rule: TRICARE Pharmacy Benefits Program Reforms
Lawmaker Proposes Parity for Federal Pension COLAs
The Effect of Employer Matching and Defaults on Workers' TSP Savings Behavior
OIG Audit Report: EBSA Can Provide Greater Oversight of the Thrift Savings Plan by Strengthening Its Audit Program (PDF)
GAO Report: Postal Retiree Health Benefits -- Unsustainable Finances Need to Be Addressed
Implied Discount Rates for the U.S. Military Blended Retirement System
Legislation Would Provide Paid Leave for Federal Civilian Employees Who Have or Adopt a Child for the First Time
GAO Report: Railroad Retirement Board -- Additional Controls and Oversight of Financial Interchange Transfers Needed
OPM Proposes Legislation to Tighten Retirement Benefits for Current and Former Federal Employees
[Official Guidance] Text of OPM Final Regs: Federal Employees Health Benefits Program Flexibilities
Administration Proposes Postal Service Cuts to Retirement, Health Benefits in $80B Savings Package
CRS Report: Federal Employees' Retirement System -- Summary of Recent Trends (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of 2017 IRS Publication 721: Tax Guide to U.S. Civil Service Retirement Benefits (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of OPM FEHB Program Carrier Letter 2018-01: Federal Employees Health Benefits Program Call Letter (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of OPM Proposed Regs: Federal Employees Health Benefits Program Flexibilities
Retirement Benefits for Members of Congress (PDF)
Senate Tax Proposal Could End Feds' Catch-Up TSP Contributions
OPM Withdraws Proposed Rule on Health Care Premiums for Some Feds
TSP Hardship Withdrawal Programs Extended
GAO Report on FEHBP: Enrollment Remains Concentrated Despite More Plan Offerings and Effects of Adding Plan Types Are Uncertain
OPM Finalizes Long-Desired Change to Postal Worker Pensions
[Official Guidance] Text of OPM Final Regs: Federal Employees' Retirement System; Government Costs
House Approves TSP Modernization Bill
Retirement Benefits for Federal Law Enforcement Personnel (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board Announcement Relaxing Hardship Withdrawal Rules to Help Victims of Hurricane Irma (PDF)
Senate Considers Cutting Retirement Benefits for Feds Working for Unions
[Official Guidance] Text of Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board Proposed Regs: Blended Retirement System
Hardship Rules Relaxed by Federal Retirement Plan for Persons Affected by Harvey
CBO Report: Options for Changing the Retirement System for Federal Civilian Workers (PDF)
The Blended Retirement System for the Armed Services: Retention Effects and Continuation Pay Cost Estimates
Complementary and Alternative Medicine in the Military Health System
Would More Generous Buyouts Trigger Long-Rumored Federal Employee Retirement Wave?
TSP Modernization Bill Introduced in House
Text of CBO Answers to Questions from Senate Budget Committee on Funding Estimates for Federal Employee Pensions (PDF)
CBO: Postal Reform Would Bring Cheaper Health Insurance Premiums to All Federal Employees
[Opinion] Presidential Pensions as Broken Windows
Supreme Court Addresses Division of Military Retirement Benefits
D.C.-Area Lawmakers Vow to Fight Proposed Federal Retirement Benefit Cuts
[Opinion] Trump Leads Attack on Retirement Security
Trump's 2018 Budget Reportedly Targets Federal Retirement Programs
Testimony on the Costs of Federal Civilian Personnel: A Comparison With Private-Sector Employees (PDF)
200,000 Postal Workers Would See Pay Raises, Benefit Cuts Under New Labor Contract
[Opinion] Is the Thrift Savings Plan Shortchanging U.S. Government Workers?
Text of Supreme Court Opinion: Federal Employees Health Benefit Act Preempts Missouri Law Barring Subrogation and Reimbursement (PDF)
[Opinion] Sensible Medicare and Federal Employees Health Benefits Reform for All Annuitants
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Publication 721: Tax Guide to U.S. Civil Service Retirement Benefits, for Use in Preparing 2016 Returns (PDF)
White House May Favor Cutting Federal Employee Retirement, Health Benefits
OPM Asks FEHBP Carriers to Focus on Rising Prescription Drug Use and Costs
[Official Guidance] FEHB Program Carrier Letter for 2018 Contracts (PDF)
 
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