When it comes to federal employees, one party wants to give; the other plans to take away.
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Legislation introduced by House Democrats and Republicans demonstrate their differing approaches to the federal workforce. With the GOP now running the House and Senate, federal employees don’t need to guess which party will prevail.

Most of the early action on feds has been in the House. Both chambers will attempt — again — to tackle postal reform, but that’s a special case for another day.