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APWU Web News Article 011-2012

H.R. 3813 Update:

New Hires to Pay More, Current Workers Still Threatened

02/21/2012 - Current postal and federal employees won’t have to pay more for their retirement benefits in order to fund an extension of the 2 percent payroll-tax holiday passed by the Congress last week, but new government workers will be required to pay 1.5 percent more to fund another portion of the bill, which extends unemployment benefits.