(Victoria Evans)Soldiers in initial military training at Fort Jackson, S. C., line up to eat, May 11, 2020. (Victoria Evans)

Forthcoming Army plan seeks to ‘transform’ organic industrial base

Billions have been spent to overhaul the Army’s aging weapons plants, but officials say the system needs a fundamental rethinking to make it agile enough…

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Army cutting costs by sharing services with local communities

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EPA employees fear phase three reopening, declare ‘no confidence’ in agency safety efforts

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After the pandemic: Work, school may never be the same

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GSA’s coronavirus plan for federal offices needs ‘immediate action,’ IG warns

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SSA looking to recall more field office employees to handle ‘dire-need’ situations’

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Interior long planned for BLM relocation, but leasing cost concerns weren’t the driving factor

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Are overseas bases worth the cost?

Stimson Center co-founder says budget would go further if it were geared for quickly sending forces to trouble spots rather than keeping them in one place.

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Energy Dept. looks to save what critical infrastructure parts that it can

Some old pieces of the nation’s critical infrastructure are too difficult or expensive to replace, but they can be preserved and improved.

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FILE - In this July 7, 2020, file photo a woman wearing gloves drops off a mail-in ballot at a drop box in Hackensack, N.J. With the Trump administration openly trying to undermine mail-in voting this fall, some election officials around the country are hoping to bypass the Postal Service by installing lots of ballot drop boxes in libraries, community centers and other public places. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

Don’t mess with the US Mail!

For the past few weeks pundits, columnists and commentators, some of whom wouldn’t know a letter carrier from a clerk or mail handler, have been discovering and dissecting the U.S. Postal Service.

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