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Report: Sad Federal Employees :(

Curtis108 Wrote: Dec 17, 2012 10:09 PM
Oh, you poor federal workers. Here's the evidence that you are overpaid and underworked: when was the last time there weren't more applicants than openings for a government job?

Federal employees are overpaid and underworked (probably a good thing), but a tear-jerker in today’s Washington Post reports that “job satisfaction across the government has hit its lowest point in almost a decade”:

It’s no secret that federal workers are feeling worn down. They’ve had their salaries frozen and are at the center of a partisan debate over the value of their work. A report due out Thursday, based on the largest sample ever of the workforce of 2 million, confirms a steady decline in morale...