Trump’s disruption of government could aid top federal employees, survey says

In the hands of effective civil service managers, disruption when political appointees aren’t in place can be a good thing, the survey found.

On eve of feds’ giving deadline, charities fear more decline in donations

There’s been a long slide in participation. That shows no sign of turning around.

Pro- and anti-Trump labor leaders call for more border security staffers

Union representatives complained at a House hearing that there are too few people protecting the border, causing employees to work too long in often hazardous conditions.

ICE fires back at Pro-Trump union leader who bashed agency and president’s pick for its chief

ICE union president said agency managers laughed at the labor organization, saying “Trump used you and threw you away like trash when he was done with you.”

If 2017 posed problems for feds, 2018 could be worse with attacks on pay, benefits

If 2017, with President Trump’s hiring freeze and political machinations, posed difficulties for federal employees, 2018 could be worse. They did get a 1.9 percent pay raise this year, but now administration officials are considering a wage freeze and are attacking government data indicating that federal pay lags far behind that of the private sector. […]

Federal agency reports show ‘continuum of harm’ from workplace sexual misconduct

Perpetrators often are multiple offenders and survivors live with the emotional strain long after the deed.

Trump labor adviser’s plan for cutting federal compensation, potentially even paid holidays

The Trump administration’s consideration of a wage freeze for federal employees is one piece of a renewed multifront Republican push to shrink those workers’ pay, benefits and workforce. That effort has been around for years, but it now has an intellectual champion in the White House, and I don’t mean President Trump. Confidential administration information […]