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USS RONALD REAGAN (CVN 76)/Petty Officer 2nd Class Cameron211026-N-DK722-1237 YOKOSUKA, Japan (Oct. 26, 2021) – Secretary of the Navy Carlos Del Toro speaks to the crew during an all hands call in the hangar bay of the U.S. Navy’s only forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76). Ronald Reagan, the flagship of Carrier Strike Group 5, provides a combat-ready force that protects and defends the United States, and supports alliances, partnerships and collective maritime interests in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Cameron C. Edy)

Secretary of Navy visits USS Ronald Reagan, announces ship’s sailors of the year

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Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health, gives an opening statement during a Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee hearing to discuss vaccines and protecting public health during the coronavirus pandemic on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020, in Washington. (Greg Nash/Pool via AP)

Outgoing NIH director reflects on genome discoveries, COVID and what’s next

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(Photo courtesy of the Partnership for Public Service)Kizzmekia S. Corbett, Ph.D., Former Research Fellow, Vaccine Research Center and Barney S. Graham, M.D., Ph.D.,
Former Deputy Director, Vaccine Research Center

Sammies finalists were early architects of COVID vaccines

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FILE - In this March 31, 2021 file photo, traffic moves along the Interstate 76 highway in Philadelphia. President Joe Biden on Tuesday, Oct. 19, announced his intention to nominate Steven Cliff, who has served as deputy administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration since February, to become the agency's administrator. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

Former Calif. regulator tapped to run highway safety agency

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FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, file photo, Republican nominee for Congress Katie Arrington concedes the race to Democrat Joe Cunningham during her news conference at the Staybridge Suites in Mount Pleasant, S.C. Arrington, a former South Carolina state lawmaker and failed congressional candidate, has been placed on leave from her Pentagon job during a probe into allegations of an unauthorized release of classified information, her attorney confirmed to The Associated Press, Tuesday, June 29, 2021. (AP Photo/Mic Smith, File)

DoD’s Arrington tells court her suspension is ‘baseless,’ wants her name cleared

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(Spokane VA Medical Center Photo)veterans affairs spokane washington, Mann-Grandstaff

VA has had more acting CIOs than permanent ones since 2009

Dr. Neil Evans recently became the second acting chief information officer at the Department of Veterans Affairs in 2021 and sixth in the last 11 years.

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EPA’s Evidence Act officer honored for using data in program evaluation

Everybody talks about using data to inform decision making about meeting the mandates of the Evidence Act, but fewer actually do it.

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Marty Walsh

An update from the Secretary on the Labor Department’s apprenticeship plan

The Labor Department has appointed 29 members to its Advisory Committee on Apprenticeship.

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