Month: September 2018

Federal Pay Scale Changes

Could there be changes to the outdated Federal GS Payscale in the near future? First, a new Government Accountability Office report argued that “a lack of technical knowledge presents challenges for effectively planning and executing complex IT acquisitions.” The inadequacy of federal IT skills has been reported a number of times. The second was a new Korn […]

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Anti-Deficiency Reform and Enforcement Act (H.R. 6891)

“Federal employees that violate the Anti-Deficiency Act are subject to two types of sanctions: administrative and punitive discipline, including suspensions without pay or removal from office,” he said. “Additionally, there are fines and imprisonment, but there have been almost no instances of prosecutions of individuals in violation of the act, and no consequences to the […]

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