The Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory is working with the Transportation Security Administration to perfect imaging systems passengers can simply walk right through, potentially eliminating lines, scanners and pat-downs.
In an email to the workforce, acting Office of Personnel Management Director Michael Rigas told staff the administration would no longer devote “time and energy” to the proposed merger with the General Services Administration.
Several agencies say they’ve reached a point where they’re recruiting from a broad pool of geographically dispersed talent for 100% telework positions, and some envision a scenario where those arrangements are permanent.
A new white paper from the Shared Services Leadership Coalition brings to light some suggestions for overcoming long-standing obstacles that have stopped governmentwide shared services from taking a stronger hold.
While much of the future of American policy hinges on the outcome of the 2020 election, any outcome will increase the focus on more and better communication between federal agencies and everyday Americans.