Editor's Note:

E&E Daily will not publish during the congressional recess. It returns Monday, Dec. 1.

E&E Daily headlines —

SPOTLIGHT

1. FEDERAL WORKFORCE:

Many future battles expected over pay and benefits

Federal pensions appear to be off the chopping block in relation to the House's highway bill, but the next few months still promise to be a minefield for federal employees. Lawmakers have introduced no fewer than seven bills this Congress to extend the federal pay freeze, while at least 15 proposals would reduce the size of the federal workforce. And if the past is any indication, Republicans are eager to pick from the pile when looking for an offset to fund other priorities.

POLITICS

APPROPRIATIONS

ON THE HILL

E&ETV's OnPoint

Upcoming markups and hearings

E&E eBooks

Turning Carolina Red

Compiled coverage by issue

EPA vs Climate Change
Nuclear Crisis
Drought
Global Climate Debate
Pipeline Politics

E&E special reports

Danger Zone
Deep Underground
Islands
Shades of Green: A Movement at Midlife
Overflow

E&E Services

Learn More About E&E
Start a Trial
Receive Email Alerts
Staff Directory
Employment Opportunities
Announcements

Latest Selected Headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

Latest E&ETV Videos