July 18, 2024

OPM Outlines Discipline Policy for Unvaccinated Federal Employees

Federal agencies have received guidance from the Office of Personnel Management outlining the discipline process for employees who refuse to be vaccinated. Employees must get the vaccine by Nov. 8 to comply with the federal mandate. Disciplinary action could begin the next day.

Restrictions Lifted at Vets Cemeteries

Restrictions

Starting Wednesday and just ahead of the Memorial Day weekend, the Veterans Affairs department will lift restrictions on visitors to veterans cemeteries provided they have been vaccinated against coronavirus. That means no masks and no social distancing required, and no limits on group size.

Stallion Completes 1st Test Flight to Pax

Stallion Completes 1st Test Flight to Pax

The CH-53K King Stallion completed its first long-range test flight from West Palm Beach, Florida, to NAS Pax River.

F-35 Fleet Temporarily Grounded, Inspections Ordered

F-35C JSF formation

Mandatory inspections of F-35 fighter jets ordered before further flights after a Marine Corps F-35B suffered an in-flight emergency.

Employee Retention: Bigger Issue Than You Think

Exit sign

An uncertain economic outlook doesn’t always keep valued employees at their desks.