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Fully remote, secure voting for Congress could be possible

Members have had online hearings and meetings by the thousands. But the only remote voting allowed was by proxy.

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Congress, employee groups ramp up pressure to block Schedule F executive order

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Telework may be the recruitment and retention solution agencies — and Congress — are looking for

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Senate Democrats introduce new bill to block Schedule F executive order

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FILE - This March 27, 2008, aerial file photo, shows the Pentagon in Washington. The Pentagon on Friday, Sept. 4, 2020, reaffirmed Microsoft as winner of a cloud computing contract potentially worth $10 billion, although the start of work is delayed by a legal battle over rival Amazon's claim that the bidding process was flawed. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

Congressmen urge Biden not to appoint defense-industry pros to Pentagon jobs

In today’s Federal Newscast, Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) and Mark Pocan (D-Wis.) warn that appointing former industry heads could cause bloated military…

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Senate would give Labor $25M for shared services, zero out funding to modernize payroll processing

The Labor Department’s initiative to consolidate and centralize back-office functions would receive a boost in fiscal 2021 of at least $25 million for…

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Brian Babin

New House caucus helping Space Force launch into action

Caucus member and Texas Republican Brian Babin joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to talk about some of the issues the caucus plans to work on.

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