FMA PRESIDENT NIEHAUS COMMENTS ON THE TREATMENT OF FEDS - August 17, 2012
Debate over government's role ensnarls federal employees
By Eric Yoder, Washington Post
In order to reduce government spending, members of the House and Senate often go to the well of federal workers in order to find some relief. There have been numerous pieces of legislation aimed at their pay, pension, and workforce size. Commenting on the state of federal managers and federal employees, Federal Managers Association (FMA) National President Patricia Niehaus stated, "It is getting harder and harder as a manager to keep morale up when the federal workforce is consistently singled out as the first call for greater sacrifices."