In today’s Federal Newscast, wary of another last-minute budget deal, seven Republican senators asked Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) to expedite floor consideration of funding bills and nominees before the end of the fiscal year.
President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday in an effort to build institutional capabilities to drive IT modernization.
House Speaker Paul Ryan encouraged President Donald Trump to sign the big spending bill into law in a call early Friday
Feds may be harder to fire but the private sector is largely protected from furloughs or the government shutdowns that have plagued their public sector counterparts.
Congressional leaders have finalized a sweeping $1.3 trillion budget bill that substantially boosts military and domestic spending
Congressional bargainers have announced a bipartisan $1.3 trillion budget deal financing government agencies for the rest of this federal fiscal year
The President’s Management Agenda stresses over and over the need to modernize legacy systems and deploy more digital services
Though lawmakers still haven’t unveiled the final text of an omnibus spending package for the rest of fiscal 2018, veterans organizations and members of Congress are hopeful the bill will contain major VA policies.
Senior Correspondent Mike Causey has a few questions about some recent top news stories.
Federal News Radio correspondents Nicole Ogrysko, Eric White, Jory Heckman and David Thornton join host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to talk about the hottest topics on their beats and what may be ahead for active and retired feds. March 21, 2018
Battles over priorities in a huge government-wide spending bill are essentially settled
When asked if lawmakers would avert another government shutdown midnight Friday, Sen. Ben Cardin (D-Md.) told an audience of federal employees it’s still a toss-up.
Federal News Radio wants to know what effects the continuing resolutions and shutdowns have had on you and your agency.
Lawmakers have spent the last four weeks finalizing appropriations for fiscal 2018, with the intent of packaging all 12 spending bills into one omnibus.