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Report: Sad Federal Employees :(

topknot Wrote: Dec 17, 2012 3:11 PM
uvuv I guess that is why our mail is put here and there and we have to sort it ourselves and put it back in mail drop so it can be put in right box. Now you have explained it all to me why our mail is so late getting to us.Its all this stuff they have to remember.

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...