The Department of Veterans Affairs has six months to consolidate disparate community care programs into one, revamped veterans choice program. But lawmakers are concerned VA won’t successfully meet its deadlines amid a “constant churn” of agency leadership.
Lawmakers say they will withhold their pay, but is it constitutionally possible?
Trump signals no end in sight to government shutdown, with standoff over wall threatening to carry into January
Bloomberg Government’s Loren Duggan joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss what it could take to end the government shutdown.
From the upcoming decennial count, to the start of the taxing filing season, agencies have a lot to deliver in the new year. And speaking of delivering, the Postal Service and lawmakers will take a closer look at a White House task force’s reform plan for the agency.
The parties settle in for siege rather than work ’round the clock.
For the past few months many federal workers hoped against hope that they would get a bonus holiday today from the White House. And they got it, sort of.
There’s little effect on the public so far, but that will change the longer this partial government shutdown goes on.
Several impacted agencies have funding left over to continue to work, but if the shutdown lasts into January more furloughs possible.
Agencies impacted by the shutdown have turned off Twitter and Facebook feeds, while Washington D.C. area restaurants are offering free food.
A partial federal shutdown is taking hold after Democrats refused to meet President Donald Trump’s demands for $5 billion for his cherished Mexican border wall
The Office of Management and Budget has made a partial government shutdown official. Agencies have been instructed to execute plans to “begin an orderly shutdown.”
In today’s Federal Newscast, while some members of Congress are trying to make sure federal employees can get paid during a potential shutdown, don’t expect every member to feel sorry for them.
President Donald Trump on Thursday signed the 21st-Century Integrated Digital Experience Act (IDEA), which aims to make federal “.gov” websites more mobile-friendly and more secure.