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Jory Heckman

Jory Heckman

Reporter

Jory Heckman has been a reporter at Federal News Network since January 2018. Jory got his start as an intern in 2011 and was a digital news writer and editor for Federal News Network from 2014 to 2018. He also worked as a desk assistant with CBS News Radio in New York and was a reporter for the Citizens’ Voice newspaper in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. 

Remembering Mike Causey: Federal community loses a peerless reporter – and a friend

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(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)FILE - In this photo March 22, 2013 file photo, the exterior of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) building in Washington. Lawmakers are increasingly looking at boosting the IRS to help pay for infrastructure improvements. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

House GOP leaders vow to undo $80B to rebuild IRS if party regains majority

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(AP Photo/Amanda Andrade-Rhoades)Denis McDonough, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, testifies before the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs on Capitol Hill in Washington on Wednesday, July 14, 2021. (AP Photo/Amanda Andrade-Rhoades)

DOJ finds VA employees can’t be sued by states for providing agency-approved abortions

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Louis DeJoy

USPS awards 3% pay raise to non-bargaining management employees

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(Spokane VA Medical Center Photo)veterans affairs spokane washington, Mann-Grandstaff

VA EHR ‘not even close’ to meeting patient needs right now, deputy secretary tells senators

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New Jersey National Guard/Master Sgt. Matt Hecht

National Guard recruitment challenges grow over refusals to comply with COVID vaccine mandate

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