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IRS hit a ‘big milestone’ to wean itself off paper. What comes next?

A backlog of paper-based tax returns and correspondence hobbled the IRS at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic,

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Military transition programs focus on education rather than employment

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US Mideast Tensions

Navy project brings promise of cloud to the middle of the ocean

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Whine, cheese make the return-to-office debate pungent

Brian Elliott, executive advisor around the future of work, said all organizations have to accept that how you measure employee performance has changed.

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Federal News Network's Cloud Exchange 2024

Federal News Network's Cloud Exchange 2024

Join us on June 25 and 26 to explore civilian agency progress in using the cloud to improve digital services and federal missions. Register today!

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Return-to-office review: Employees call for flexibility, while legislation lags

With the federal return-to-office conversation always in flux, Federal News Network wants to keep you up-to-date on what it all means for federal employees.

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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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Senate GOP blocks bill to expand IVF access as advocates call for better FEHB coverage

A Democrat-led bill aiming to broadly expand IVF access has specific implications for feds through the Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) program.

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Political vs. career: Role of CIO remains unsettled

The number of agency chief information officers who are political appointees will drop by one when HUD moves its technology leader back to a career position.

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Four key highlights from the Microsoft cybersecurity hearing

Microsoft President Brad Smith made a number of key commitments, but faced no harsh criticism for his company’s documented cybersecurity shortcomings.

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CDM’s ever-evolving role in civilian cyber

CISA continues to expand its Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation Program capabilities to become the tool of first resort for both proactive risk management and also incident response and coordination. Learn more in our new eBook!

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Why the government should use more shared services to reduce costs

The GAO says the government wastes billions and billions of dollars on duplicative and overlapping activities, and can help stop the waste with shared services.

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Not-quite-accurate common assumption about military's main purpose

Lots of people, even those who should know better, often misconstrue the fundamental purpose of the U.S. military.

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House passed its Defense authorization bill, but there's a long way to go

Members of Congress are back at work on the Hill, and lots of activity centers on the National Defense Authorization bill, which has passed the House.

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Assistant to the President for Science and Technology and Director, Office of Science and Technology Policy, White House Arati Prabhakar during the Summit for Democracy at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. on Friday, March 30, 2023.
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White House showcases what's possible with AI across 12 agencies

The Biden administration is showcasing AI work that’s already underway at a dozen federal R&D agencies.

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Defense News

US Mideast Tensions

Navy project brings promise of cloud to the middle of the ocean

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Osprey Crash

Ospreys face flight restrictions through 2025 due to crashes, military tells Congress

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Pay & Benefits

IVF, Invitro fertilization

Senate GOP blocks bill to expand IVF access as advocates call for better FEHB coverage

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Technology

US Mideast Tensions

Navy project brings promise of cloud to the middle of the ocean

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Workforce

non graduates, tech skills gap, skills-based hiring

The top 3 reasons the federal government should embrace non-graduates to bridge the tech skills gap

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IVF, Invitro fertilization

Senate GOP blocks bill to expand IVF access as advocates call for better FEHB coverage

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Federal budget request concept

Policy riders to watch as House appropriators mark up 2025 spending bills

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