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How much training is there for IRS agents facing the threat of physical harm?

A recent audit by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA), looked how the IRS deals with threats ad physical harm against IRS agents….

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Meet the team leaders behind last year’s successful fusion experiment

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Graphic By Derace Lauderdale

Here’s how many feds would stay on the job – both with and without pay – during an upcoming shutdown

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FacebookCrew on board the USS George Washington aircraft carrier.

A former submarine skipper on how to make the transition to post-military success

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AP/Charles DharapakFILE - This June 21, 2013, file photo, shows the seal affixed to the front of the Department of Veterans Affairs building in Washington.  In a federal lawsuit filed this week, U.S. Navy veteran from South Carolina says he ended up with “full-blown AIDS,” because government health care workers never informed him of his positive test result in 1995. He says the test was done as part of standard lab tests at a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in Columbia, South Carolina. A V.A. spokeswoman says the agency typically does not comment on pending litigation. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

Senate confirms VA deputy secretary focused on EHR rollout, outreach to new vets

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Peter MusurlianSarah in pink
Megan in black

This team from HHS has spent five years taking on the rural crisis of opioid use

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Partnership for Public Service

Crime and terror victims get compensation thanks to this federal career leader

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60th anniversary March on Washington panelists share how their agencies are still working toward the original vision of the 1963 event.

Agencies moving forward on jobs and freedom: Commemorating the 60th anniversary of the March on Washington

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The story behind recent releases of Americans held in foreign countries

Two young State Department foreign affairs officers helped secure recent releases of Americans held in by foreign countries. That fact has landed them…

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An interview with Dr. Makenzie Lystrup, Center Director, Goddard Space Flight Center

I speak with Dr. Makenzie Lystrup, Center Director, Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, MD.

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A detail of some of the complexity of the AR-22 engine, being used for a developmental reusable spacecraft, is seen in Stennis, Miss., Monday, July 2, 2018. Triggering a massive cloud of vapor and a roar, officials on Monday test fired the rocket engine designed to be part of a reusable spacecraft that can launch into space repeatedly with a quick turnaround time. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

An unlikely location plays a big role in NASA operations

I spoke with Dr. James Kenyon, Center Director, Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio.

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