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ASMC National News

  • FY2016 budget deficit increases to $587 billion
    The Treasury Department and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) announced that the final FY2016 federal budget deficit was $587 billion, up $148 billion from FY2015 ($439 billion).  The administration had estimated in the annual Mid-Session Review in July that the FY2016 deficit would be $616 billion. This is the first increase in the [...]
  • Federal civilian retirees to get 0.3 percent COLA in 2017
    Federal civilian retirees are set to receive a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) in 2017.  Retirees covered under the Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS) and the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS) will see the increase reflected in their January 2017 payment. This small increase results from continuing low inflation throughout the year, primarily due to [...]
  • ASMC Membership Dues Increase
    Thank you for your support of the American Society of Military Comptrollers and for your service to our nation. We are grateful for the opportunity to serve you and to support the advancement of the military comptrollership profession. Over the past 68 years ASMC has provided resources and opportunities, enhancing the development and career progression [...]
  • DoD changes probationary period for new civilian hires
    Beginning in November, the probationary period for new civilian hires will be two years instead of one year, the Department of Defense announced this week. In a memorandum to DoD human resources directors, Acting Assistant Secretary for Civilian Personnel Policy Julie Blanks said the change would affect personnel appointed to permanent positions in competitive service [...]
  • Federal employee health insurance premiums set to increase 4.4 percent in 2017
    Health Insurance premiums for employees covered under the Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program will increase an overall average of 4.4 percent in 2016, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) announced this week. The increase is lower than the 6.4 percent increase registered in 2016, but higher than the increases in 2015 (3.2 percent), 2014 [...]
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