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‘DOOBIE’ Act looks to ease security clearance restrictions on past marijuana use

Even after recent guidance on marijuana use, some applicants still worry about getting automatically disqualified from a federal job or a security clearance.

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Troubled background investigation system still under review at Pentagon

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DISA’s PEO Transport wants ‘graceful transition plan’ from industry

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VA warns of historic $15B budget shortfall. House committee says more hiring ‘above all’ is driving up costs

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Thrift Savings Plan (TSP)

How the election could affect your Thrift Savings Plan returns

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Amelia Brust, Federal News NetworkSocial Security, SSA, worker, telework, episodic telework

A policy tweak by the Social Security Administration should make it easier to give money to recipients it underpaid

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Graphic by: Derace LauderdaleCustomer experience

Navy enhancing automation to onboarding and offboarding processes for better customer experience

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Classified Documents

NARA sees requests to transfer nearly 1M cubic feet of records ahead of deadline

NARA has approved limited exceptions to the electronic records deadline, but many agencies have shifted away from paper-based processes.

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DoD preparing to recompete contract for Advana

“Advana was like a victim of its own success — it scaled tremendously over the last few years.” said Radha Plumb.

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Graphic By: Derace LauderdaleContracting

Election uncertainty doesn’t slow an ambitious regulation agenda

An ambitious agenda for regulation means contractors could see a slew of new and interim regulations in the next few months.

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