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Biden to nominate former HUD appointee to lead federal procurement

Biniam Gebre has spent the last four years working for Accenture Federal Services leading the management consulting division.

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Military sexual assault commissioners urge officials not to get bogged down by UCMJ changes

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For OPM's Ahuja, rebuilding the federal workforce takes on many forms

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Coast Guard looks to plug digital holes in maritime infrastructure under new cyber outlook

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For Correa, taking risks paid off during her 40-year federal career

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UPDATED: USPS, exempt from federal vaccine requirements, sees uptick of employees in quarantine

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Another agency commits to a labor relations reset following Biden order

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Coast Guard looking more closely at diversity, climate change challenges

The Coast Guard is in the midst of recapitalizing itself, and taking on diversity and climate change. For an update, at the 2021 Sea-Air-Space conference, Tom Temin caught up with the Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Karl Schultz. Check out the full interview on Federal Drive.

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When it comes to the data center debate, time to fish or cut bait

During the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA) scorecard hearing, Federal CIO Clare Martorana outlined her four priorities.

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Alejandro Mayorkas, nominee to be Secretary of Homeland Security, testifies in Washington

Senate report seeks to solve 'balkanization' of federal cybersecurity efforts

A Senate report makes the case for reforms to the law governing federal cyber standards after multiple agencies made “minimal progress” on security standards.

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Federal employees have some of the worst whistleblower protections in the country, advocates say

Whistleblower protections for federal employees are some of the worst in the U.S. labor market, advocates say, and they see recent bipartisan legislation as “the promised land” after years of pushing for solutions.

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How to strengthen cyber identities and protect network privileges

The rise in remote working and teleworking has made end points particularly attractive to cyber hackers, especially using ransomware attacks delivered through phishing campaigns.

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Acting Director of the Navy’s Digital Warfare Office Kelly McCool. and Federal Drive host Tom Temin.

Navy's digital warfare office focused on closing capability gaps, building requirements

The Navy, along with the other armed forces, has been working to modernize its data and communications networks under a DoD plan known as the Joint All-Domain Command and Control System (JADC2).

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National Cyber Director: Bureau of Cyber Statistics needed to understand threat landscape

National Cyber Director Chris Inglis urged Congress to stand up a Bureau of Cyber Statistics within the Department of Homeland Security that would collect, analyze and publish data on cybersecurity, cyber-crime and threats.

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Air Force taking measures to help airmen retain sexual assault training information

Air Mobility Command (AMC) is piloting a virtual reality program for its military and civilian employees’ mandatory sexual assault prevention and response training (SAPR).

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S fund sharply drops, Lifecycle funds see small increases in July

The international stock index I fund bounced back from its June drop, and Lifecycle funds all rebounded from their June declines.

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Military sexual assault commissioners urge officials not to get bogged down by UCMJ changes

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Extreme weather threats prompt Navy to ensure energy independence, facility climate resilience

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Navy’s digital warfare office focused on closing capability gaps, building requirements

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Coast Guard looks to plug digital holes in maritime infrastructure under new cyber outlook

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Navy’s digital warfare office focused on closing capability gaps, building requirements

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Military sexual assault commissioners urge officials not to get bogged down by UCMJ changes

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security clearance

For OPM’s Ahuja, rebuilding the federal workforce takes on many forms

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Federal doctors are Sammies finalists for work on Ebola vaccines and treatments

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