A newly-signed memorandum of understanding sets out new ways in which DHS and DoD will share resources to combat cyber threats.
Few people feel the whiplash of policy changes and oversight enthusiasms more than career federal executives. Bill Valdez, president of the Senior Executives Association, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin for his take.
The Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology directorate has reorganized. It aims to work more closely with the department’s operating divisions.
The IRS has been systematically underpaying whistleblowers responsible for tens of millions of dollars from tax cheats, possibly because of what might be a mistaken calculation.
In today’s Federal Newscast, in it’s annual report for 2018, the IRS’ Criminal Investigation division explained how it is maintaining enforcement despite not having as many agents as it used to.
After 20 years of studying public servants, the IBM Center for the Business of Government has published a sort of summary book with advice for a bumpy future.
Attorney Trey Thatcher joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to outline his case against a VA medical center in Tennessee.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the Postal Service lost money for the 12th straight year, although a rate increase on stamps could help.
The day after getting the green light to significantly raise postal rates in 2019, the Postal Service marked its 12th straight fiscal year of net financial losses.
Federal agencies and contractors need to build what one expert calls a resilient cybersecurity culture to stay one step ahead of evolving cyber threats.
Diana Maurer from the Government Accountability Office joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss recommendations for creating more cohesive procedures for munitions between armed services.
Larry Allen, president of Allen Federal Business Partners, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to share his assessment on how House changes in leadership may affect budget negotiations in the future.
A GAO review found DoD is complying with some of the constraints lawmakers placed on LPTA, but still isn’t documenting its decisions.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the Office of Personnel Management’s inspector general assesses what the agency has done to improve its cybersecurity controls since the 2014 data breach.
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