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Clare Martorana

Federal CIO Martorana’s top 3 priorities for 2024

Clare Martorana, the federal chief information officer, said the Technology Modernization Fund invested more than $177 million in 18 projects in 2023.

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IRS, telework, return-to-office

IRS gets pushback on its return-to-office plans — for going too far, and not far enough

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TSP returns, investors, stocks

TSP returns for February bring investors mostly positive news

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Leaked Documents Investigation

Pentagon leaker Jack Teixeira pleads guilty under a deal that calls for at least 11 years in prison

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Congress Military Nominations

Marine general taking steps to return to full duty as commandant several months after heart attack

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Editor's Pick

AI & Data Exchange 2024: Sen. Mark Warner on creating AI guardrails

Virginia senator sees AI’s value but expresses concern about potential harm to federal programs, elections and financial markets without the right guardrails. Watch the interview with Federal News Network's Tom Temin.

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Federal News Network’s AI & Data Exchange is on demand!

Federal News Network’s AI & Data Exchange is on demand!

Federal News Network sat down with government and industry experts to discuss insights, challenges and progress on AI work in government agencies.

Watch the sessions you missed and read further insights from Federal News Network reporters on demand.

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Derace LauderdaleThe 85 percent: FEBs burst the D.C. bubble

The 85 percent: FEBs burst the D.C. bubble

Federal Executive Boards, which have been in operation since 1961, each represent roughly 140 different agencies and components. In 28 different locations across the country, boards of senior leaders in government collaborate to discuss goals…

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OPM’s 12 plays to improve the federal workforce

Agencies can implement OPM’s new playbook to improve how they recruit, retain and manage their federal workforces today and in the future.

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Federal News Network's New Hire Guide

Federal News Network's New Hire Guide

New to civil service? We created this guide to provide insights and pointers to first-time feds. Be inspired by careerists and also get pointers to make the transition to your new job as smooth as possible. (Pssst: It includes health and life insurance cheat sheets too!)

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IRS Werfe

IRS puts 125,000 high-income individuals not filing tax returns on notice, to recoup millions owed

The IRS is reaching out to high-income individuals who haven’t filed a federal tax return over the past seven years.

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Congress, government shutdown, CR

What will happen now that Congress bought itself a week or two on the budget?

It is not what contractors or most federal employees wanted, but Congress did manage to avoid a partial government shutdown last week.

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H.W. Bush Presidential library

Meet the new director of the George H. W. Bush Presidential Library

The George H. W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum now has a new director for the first time in 20 years.

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Carahsoft's Innovation in Government interview with In-Q-Tel's Barry Leffew

In-Q-Tel: The translator between DoD, start-ups

Barry Leffew, the vice president of the government platform accelerator at In-Q-Tel, said areas like cybersecurity, enterprise technology, space, lightweight energy sources and biotechnology are among the company’s top investment focus areas.

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(Graphic courtesy U.S. Army)Artificial Intelligence

Tools and training: How Secret Service’s SOC answers its data challenges

Ray Luongo, CISO for the U.S. Secret Service, says AI can be very useful to a security operation center (SOC). But tools are only half of integration.

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Jennifer Pahlka

New post for long-time advocate of better digital government

The Volker Alliance has added a prominent federal technologist to its board. She was the deputy U.S. chief technology officer and founded Code For America.

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Stethoscope and money on wooden table representing health care, FEHB plans.

OPM tells FEHB carriers to prepare for USPS health program’s launch

Alongside preparations for the 2025 plan year for FEHB, OPM outlined clearer plans for implementing the Postal Service Health Benefits program.

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government

Congress approves short-term extension to avoid shutdown, buy more time for final spending agreement

The bill now goes to President Joe Biden to be signed into law. The short-term extension is the fourth in recent months.

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Defense News

Leaked Documents Investigation

Pentagon leaker Jack Teixeira pleads guilty under a deal that calls for at least 11 years in prison

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Congress Military Nominations

Marine general taking steps to return to full duty as commandant several months after heart attack

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Pay & Benefits

TSP returns, investors, stocks

TSP returns for February bring investors mostly positive news

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Bob Leins of the National Institute of Transition Planning

We say goodbye to a trusted voice for federal retirees and those who will retire some day

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Technology

Workforce

IRS, telework, return-to-office

IRS gets pushback on its return-to-office plans — for going too far, and not far enough

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