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Without full year budget, Navy to face $40B shortfall

Russell Rumbaugh, the Navy’s comptroller, said the financial management modernization effort could be delayed if the 2024 budget is reduced or cut.

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VHA tells leaders to rescind job offers only as a ‘last resort’ to manage size of health care workforce

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The 85 percent: OPM’s DeGraff aims to realign FEBs with new initiative

OPM's Kelly DeGraff shares an inside view of what's happening with Federal Executive Boards across the country, and what's in store for them in future.

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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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For FEBs, getting some distance from DC is a good thing

Across the country, leaders of Federal Executive Boards (FEBs) say there are certain comforts of being a bit removed from the beltway.

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Military spouses tell what life is like in the world of active duty

The Pentagon keeps tabs on the status and attitudes of military spouses. Its biannual survey asks about satisfaction with military life, finances, employment and a list of other factors.

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How the administration could deal with the Texas National Guard

Can the federal government resolve a long-running dispute with the Texas National Guard. And if it could, should it? The Guard, under Gov. Greg Abbott, has been running its own border-protection operation, at times keeping Customs and Border Protection out of the way.

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AT&T's network is having problems: What you should know while navigating a phone service outage

Customers of AT&T, the country’s largest wireless provider, are reporting widespread outages. AT&T urged customers to connect to Wi-Fi to use their phones.

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Industry Exchange Cyber: A facial factor to secure authentication?

Rather than a six-digit token, iProov’s biometric technology generates colors that, when bounced from a screen off a user’s face and into a camera, can discern between a living person and photograph image. We get the details from iProov’s Ajay Amlani.

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Cybersecurity IT engineers are working on protecting networks from cyber attacks from hackers on the Internet. Secure access to online privacy and personal data protection
Cybersecurity IT engineers are working on protecting networks from cyber attacks from hackers on the Internet. Secure access to online privacy and personal data protection

CISA, Microsoft unveil progress on free logging capabilities for federal agencies

CISA says the free logging will make it easier for agencies to identify and address cyber incidents.

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CISA’s new plan to better align cybersecurity operations

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency is introducing a new strategic approach for 2024 called the Federal Enterprise Operations Cyber Alignment Plan.

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NTIA seeks feedback on risks, rewards of ‘open-weight’ AI models

The NTIA launched a request for comment Wednesday, looking for more feedback on the benefits and risks of “open-weight” AI systems.

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VA does not have a good handle on its contractor employees

By law and regulation, the Veterans Affairs department is supposed to check out the employees used by its contractors. A recent look-see by VA’s Office of Inspector General found pretty serious non-compliance.

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Defense News

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Without full year budget, Navy to face $40B shortfall

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Pay & Benefits

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Are federal employees headed for another big raise next year?

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AFGE government funding rally

AFGE rallies for 7.4% federal employee pay raise, spending deal to avoid government shutdown  

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Spokane VA Medical Center

Special salary rate gives VHA ‘more robust,’ longer-term tools to hire and keep HR staff

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Technology

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Without full year budget, Navy to face $40B shortfall

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Workforce

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VHA tells leaders to rescind job offers only as a ‘last resort’ to manage size of health care workforce

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