Easter is next Sunday, April 20, and while most Americans who observe it will spend a day or two at most doing so, the entire U.S. Congress began its annual Easter break on April 10 and won’t get back to doing “the peoples’ work” until April 28.
The Veterans Administration (VA) says it has reduced its persistent backlog of unprocessed claims for disability benefits by 44% since March 2013, when the number of pending claims peaked at more than 611,000.
The male-female pay gap is much smaller among government workers, so if more government workers are hired, the overall nationwide pay gap will go down. At least that’s the logic of the main government workers’ union. #PayGap#FederalEmpolyees#AFGE
If President Obama really wants to close the pay gap between men and women, he should replace government contract workers with regular federal employees, according to the largest union representing federal employees.
You are not a jerk, but you may have been jerked around by Jerk.com, a social media website that labeled millions of people a “jerk,” then tried to charge them money to improve their image, according to the FTC.