Alphabet chairman Eric Schmidt will be serve along with 11 other people yet to be named. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said he hopes the board will enhance the Department’s ability to adopt new technology faster and generally become more agile.
Transportation Security Administration chief Peter Neffenger tells the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee the agency is moving in the right direction.
The House is sending legislation to the President’s desk which would make it easier for federal agencies to share information about job candidates.
Republican leaders are sidelining a bill which calls for privatizing the nation’s air traffic control system. Congressional leaders plan to instead pass a stopgap measure to fund the Federal Aviation Administration through March.
Defense Secretary Ash Carter lays out DoD’s 2017 spending priorities to Congress. Speaking to the House Appropriations Committee, Carter stressed America’s leading role in worldwide security and the need to invest in people and new technologies.
Prime and subcontractors could soon be required to offer employees who work on and support federal contracts paid sick leave.Prime and subcontractors could soon be required to offer employees who work on and support federal contracts paid sick leave.
A proposed 5.3 percent pay raise for federal employees next fiscal year has the support of 33 members of Congress.
The Senate voted to end debate on the confirmation of Dr. Robert M. Califf as head the FDA.
The IRS is reporting a dramatic increase in the number of phishing and malware schemes trying to trick citizens into giving up personal information.
In Friday’s federal headlines, the Government Accountability Office found in 2014, DoD obligated $85 billion on its largest service categories, and only $41 billion on air, land, and sea vehicles.
When it comes to transparency initiatives, the Obama administration is still pretty opaque, according to a coalition of two dozen good-government groups.
The Department of Defense is hosting its first-ever DoD Professionalism Summit to bring together the military’s centers of excellence for a two-day conference to spur dialogue, share best practices and create a community of practice.
Members of the House Agriculture Committee heavily questioned McCarthy at a hearing to find out why the EPA was not more active after it was discovered that Flint’s water supply had been tainted.
The Defense Department is working on new training programs to teach senior officers and troops about the Pentagon’s new blended retirement system.