FEDERAL WORKFORCE: Obama to ask for small raise for government employees Robin Bravender, E&E reporter Published: Monday, February 24, 2014 Federal workers stand to get another 1 percent pay raise under President Obama's proposed fiscal 2015 budget. Please subscribe to E&ENews PM to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.