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OPM tightening security after fraud spike in FSAFEDS

Hundreds of feds with FSAs have seen fraudulent activity on their accounts. OPM said it’s implementing more anti-fraud controls and compensating those affected.

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Troops are eligible to receive housing stipend when attending training

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Chief Digital and Artificial Intelligence Office

CDAO will focus on unlocking data rather than having common operating picture

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State’s OSINT strategy aims to serve diplomats’ demand for unclassified assessments

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ASPIRE targets the waste in federal workforce training

Tony Boese, the research programs manager and associate researcher in VA’s NAII, said the new workforce education platform reduces the need for retraining.

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The time for government to feel has come

The time for government to feel has come

Embracing the humanity of federal employees isn’t about balancing robotic professionalism and joyful home lives.

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Return-to-office review: The latest from Congress, agency leaders and employees

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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Memorial Day-What to Know

VA is giving veterans more ways to leave digital legacy when they’re gone

The Veterans Legacy Memorial allows surviving friends and family members to share memories of a veteran in their life who passed.

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VA sees more patients, cuts wait times, despite higher workload

The Department of Veterans is driving down wait times for veterans to receive health care — even as the VA sees record demand for its services.

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Dustin Brown

This career federal-management policy guy, takes over one of the biggest management challenges in government

After more than 20 years at OMB, Dustin Brown recently took the job of chief operating officer and acting chief of staff at the Social Security Administration.

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The right technology for tactical information dominance

On its journey to Zero Trust, the DoD must secure a multi-cloud environment with a common defensive layer. Here’s how it can succeed.

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New HHS request for proposals, has industry up in arms

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released a request for proposals that industry finds puzzling.

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cybersecurity

CISA wants to secure critical infrastructure from physical threats, too

CISA is working on ‘physical security’ goals as officials warn about rising threats to critical infrastructure, such as attacks on the electric grid.

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Veterans Affairs

VA makes gains in engagement in Best Places to Work results

VA raised its engagement and satisfaction score by 3.4 points, and maintained its fifth place spot for large agencies in the 2023 Best Places to Work rankings.

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Marine Corps, data

The Marine Corps’ plan to further breakdown data siloes

Dr. Colin Crosby, the service data officer for the Marine Corps, said the first test of the API connection tool will use “dummy” logistics data.

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Defense News

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Troops are eligible to receive housing stipend when attending training

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Chief Digital and Artificial Intelligence Office

CDAO will focus on unlocking data rather than having common operating picture

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This marketing agency is helping the armed services with recruitment

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Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin resumes duty after undergoing procedure at Walter Reed

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Technology

Dustin Brown

This career federal-management policy guy, takes over one of the biggest management challenges in government

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FISMA, cybersecurity

FISMA: Why it’s no longer just a checkbox for federal enterprise cybersecurity compliance

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Workforce

Dustin Brown

This career federal-management policy guy, takes over one of the biggest management challenges in government

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