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White House-backed bill to preserve pandemic fraud analytics tools introduced in House

Analytics tools and the expertise developed by federal watchdogs to fight fraud in COVID-19 emergency programs would live on permanently under this bill.

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COVID-19 booster shots

Feds can still take administrative leave to get COVID-19 booster shots

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Small business, SBA, contracting

GOP senators seek IG review to see if SBA office space remains underutilized

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DHA

DHA, AFGE cement workplace policies for 38K DoD health employees

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With ‘spying bosses’ on the rise, where do federal agencies stand on employee monitoring?

One federal office has turned to employee monitoring technology in recent years, and it's led to a major rift between workers and management.

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On Demand: Federal News Network's 2024 DoD Cloud Exchange

On Demand: Federal News Network's 2024 DoD Cloud Exchange

Missed the DoD Cloud Exchange? Each session is now available on demand!

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Amelia Brust/FNNEverything you need to know about the 2025 budget request

Everything you need to know about the 2025 budget request

President Joe Biden sent his 2025 budget request to Congress. Federal News Network has the numbers and analysis to know what's most important to your job.

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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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Cybersecurity Microsoft

CISA directs agencies to investigate if Russian hackers stole Microsoft account details

CISA’s directive comes after Russian hackers broke into Microsoft’s corporate email accounts and stole messages with customers, including federal agencies.

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Artificial Intelligence

Lots of talk about AI, but are agencies spending money on it?

Federal agencies are looking at different ways to utilize artificial intelligence. But just how much of their budgets are agency leaders willing to put AI?

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login.gov, facial recognition, GSA

GSA to pilot facial recognition option for Login.gov in May

GSA is preparing to test out a facial recognition option for Login.gov, a one-stop shop for Americans to access government benefits online.

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How CDC’s data office is applying AI to public health

Public health is ripe for opportunities to leverage AI, but it's not as simple as just picking the shiny new tool and feeding it data.

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USPS, postal service, postal service inspectors

Postal Service fights back against crime

The U.S. Postal Inspection Service (USPIS) recently gave an update on its Project Safe Delivery.

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With the FISA fight over, what's next for Congress?

Speaker of the House Mike Johnson continues the balancing act within his own party. One week it’s all about FISA. Then, there’s aid to Israel and Ukraine.

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opm office

Pathways Program overhaul seeks to open doors to more candidates

New updates to the Pathways Program aim to foster early-career federal talent, open the doors to more applicants and alleviate some challenges with the program.

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federal buildings, 2025 budget,

New FBI headquarters will take more than a decade to build, as agency struggles with ‘obsolete’ space

The General Services Administration expects to begin construction on a new FBI headquarters in 2029, and have FBI employees working there by 2036.

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Defense News

Pay & Benefits

COVID-19 booster shots

Feds can still take administrative leave to get COVID-19 booster shots

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OPM retirement numbers

OPM retirement backlog continues improvement in processed claims for March

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Veterans Homeless Grants

VA reviewing 4,000 positions at risk of pay downgrade

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Thrift Savings Plan (TSP)

Three good reasons to save toward TSP-millionaire status

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Technology

zero trust, cybersecurity defense shield on blue background

The open standard that is unlocking zero trust collaboration with allies

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modernizing congress

White House-backed bill to preserve pandemic fraud analytics tools introduced in House

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Workforce

COVID-19 booster shots

Feds can still take administrative leave to get COVID-19 booster shots

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DHA

DHA, AFGE cement workplace policies for 38K DoD health employees

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Small business, SBA, contracting

GOP senators seek IG review to see if SBA office space remains underutilized

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