Federal workers and their unions are not finished voicing their thoughts on the partial government shutdown, which hit 28 days ago on Friday. Around the country employees rallied in protest this week, demanding an end to the impasse between Congress and the White House and the return of their paychecks.
Federal employees, contractors, spouses and lawmakers are growing increasingly frustrated by the delayed pay and lost work, with many airing their grievances on social media.
All funds except the fixed income investment F fund and the government securities investment G fund showed negative returns month-over-month in December.
Among those stuck at home are people who were about to retire or had already filed their retirement papers. Federal retirement expert Tammy Flanagan had some answers on the potential delay for benefits.
From our daily defense photo gallery, we chose our favorite images from across the armed services this year. Scroll the gallery to see our top picks.
Look back at the most popular columns from senior correspondent Mike Causey this year. Readers were most interested in updates on the Thrift Savings Plan and a potential pay raise for federal workers in 2019.
Take a look back at this year’s biggest stories from the Defense Department, from proposals to cut the Fourth Estate to attempts to streamline acquisition and the passage of the one of the biggest defense budgets ever.
The Department of Homeland Security and Food and Drug Administration have teamed up to implement a new framework for greater coordination and cooperation when spotting medical device cyber vulnerabilities.
On Thursday the Senior Executives Association held its annual Presidential Rank Awards ceremony in Washington, D.C., to recognize “extraordinary public service of senior career professionals” in in civilian leadership. See photos of the night’s honorees.
The first round of public comments recently closed on NIST’s draft IR 8228 “Considerations for Managing Internet of Things (IoT) Cybersecurity and Privacy Risks.” Learn more as part of Federal Monthly Insights — Security Month.
The Defense Department honored its annual list of team and individual winners at the CIO Awards for achievement in areas such as IT, cybersecurity and electronic records management.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has had the notion to go digital for many years, but at a certain point the agency moved away from building one giant system first and opted to integrate its existing systems in smaller pieces.
Federal agencies shared messages of thanks and helpful reminders on social media for shoppers and diners this Thanksgiving week.
One of the biggest culprits of improper payments in the federal government — the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services — is making progress to combat the issue.