Federal Employee News

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Murder at Malheur: The Shot Heard Around the World

Murder at Malheur: The Shot Heard Around the World

Snippet of Article: "...We have seen this movie before. Federal officials abuse their authority and their heinous acts result in the deaths of people who did not deserve to die..."

Source: www.thecommonsenseshow.com

Ruby Ridge, Waco Massacre, Malheur (Oregon Patriot Standoff), Senseless Killing of Lavoy Finicum,

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

No shooting evidence found after sweep of Naval Medical Center San Diego

No gunshots found after sweep of Naval Medical Center San Diego

Snippet of Article: "...Authorities "have not located any casualties or evidence of a shooting having taken place," Navy Region Southwest spokesman Scott Sutherland told Navy Times. "They are conducting a secondary, more thorough floor-by-floor sweep now." Personnel remain sheltered in place, he said..."

Source: www.navytimes.com

shooting, Naval Medical Center (San Diego),

Shooting at San Diego's Naval Medical Center

Shooting reported at San Diego's Naval Medical Center

Snippet of Article: "...reported hearing three gunshots in the basement of the center's Building 26, a combination gym and barracks building, at about 8 a.m. PT (11 a.m. ET), Navy spokesman Kevin Dixon said. A spokesman for the center, Mike Alvarez, said the incident is being treated as an active shooter situation ..."

Source: www.cnn.com

shooting, Naval Medical Center (San Diego),

Thursday, January 21, 2016

2016 'Wage and Salary' Pay Schedules

2016 'Wage and Salary' Pay Schedules

Snippet of Article: "...Wage and Salary, GS Pay Tables, AF SPECIAL SCHEDULES , Latest NAF Wage Schedules, ..."

Source: www.cpms.osd.mil

Pay Schedules (2016),

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

America says 'Yes' to guns, while politicians refuse listen

FBI official: 'Perfect storm' imperiling gun background checks

Snippet of Article: "...In each of the last six months, the number of background checks has risen steadily, according to FBI records, ending with December's record with more than a half-million over the previous monthly high..."

Source: www.cnbc.com

Second Amendment, States Rights, Guns in America,

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

BERNIE SANDERS: Let me give you an idea of how corrupt this system is

Bernie Sanders to Hillary: Goldman Sachs Gave You Over $600,000 In Speaking Fees In One Year

Snippet of Article: "...The leader of Goldman Sachs is a billionaire who comes to Congress and tells us we should cut Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid. Secretary Clinton, and you're not the only one, I don't mean to just point the finger at you, you've received over $600,000 in speaking fees from Goldman Sachs..."

Source: www.realclearpolitics.com

Congress, corruption, Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, Hillary Clinton,

Saturday, January 9, 2016

DEA wasted more more than $850,000 on freely available information

DEA 'substantially wasted government funds' when they paid Amtrak worker more than $850,000 for passenger information they could have had for free

Snippet of Article: "...The Justice Department's Office of Inspector General has ruled that the DEA 'substantially wasted government funds' by paying an Amtrak employee more than $850,000 for information that was available for free. An Amtrak secretary, who was not publicly identified except as a 'secretary to a train and engine crew,' was paid a total of $854,460..."

Source: www.dailymail.co.uk

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

The Food and Drug Administration approved 45 drugs with never-before-sold ingredients in 2015

First-Of-a-Kind Drug Approvals Continued Rise in 2015

Snippet of Article: "...likely to fuel the ongoing debate over rising prescription drug prices. That issue has become a top concern for consumers, a subject of congressional scrutiny and even an issue on the presidential campaign trail..."

Source: www.nytimes.com

Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Drug Prices,

Monday, January 4, 2016

A grim 2016 start for TSP 'C' Fund participants

U.S. stocks plunge in first morning of 2016 trading

Snippet of Article: "...The Dow dropped 343 points, or 2 percent, to 17,082 at 9:35 a.m. ET. The S&P 500 shed 1.8 percent, or 37 points to 2,006 and the Nasdaq fell 2.2 percent, or 111 points to 4,896..."

Source: www.cbsnews.com

TSP, C Fund,

Sunday, January 3, 2016

Armed militia, takes over federal building in Oregon in support of ranchers 'controlled burn' on leased land

Armed militia, Bundy brothers take over federal building in rural Oregon

Snippet of Article: "...An armed militia took over a building at a national wildlife refuge in Oregon late Saturday and vows to occupy the outpost for years to protest the federal government’s treatment of a pair of ranchers facing prison time... attempting to reduce the growth of invasive plant species and ward off potential wildfires. The pair was sentenced to five years in prison..."

Source: www.washingtonpost.com

Controlled or prescribed burning, militia, Second Amendment,