In today’s Federal Newscast, more time has been given for companies to come up with new ideas for the security clearance process.
With the news and some background on NASA’s Operation IceBridge, Linette Boisvert, the deputy project scientist, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin.
In today’s Federal Newscast, more than 17 years after Pentagon’s most expensive weapons acquisition first started, the Navy said its version of the F-35 is ready for combat.
The Senate has confirmed former coal industry lobbyist Andrew Wheeler to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, despite concerns by Democrats and one Republican about regulatory rollbacks he’s made in eight months as the agency’s acting chief
Herb Jackson Jr. was accused of co-orchestrating a scheme to bypass the competitive hiring process and of engaging in cronyism in a betray of public trust.
Richard Beutel and Andrew Caron make the case for why Congress should expand rapid acquisition authorities to all agencies.
Robert Burton, former deputy and acting administrator of the Office of Procurement Policy, joined Federal Drive with some advice for the next director.
One of the most senior chief information officers in the government, Commerce Department CIO Rod Turk, retired Thursday after 26 years in the Navy and stints at various federal agencies.
House appropriators are not excited about the administration’s plan to redirect military construction funds they’ve already allocated.
Lisa Pape, deputy chief patient care services officer at the Veterans Health Administration, joined Women of Washington to discuss her career dedicated to helping veterans transition back into society.
The exhibit reopens to the public June 8 with fossils and a layout totally re-imagined from the original 1911 version. See a photo preview.
Three years after Congress gave DoD permission to set up a separate personnel system to attract cyber talent, officials say they’re on the verge of an “exponential” increase in usage of the Cyber Excepted Service.
Aileen Black, Google’s executive director and industry lead and group leader for the U.S. government, left the company after more than two years.
Innovation of federal IT springs up all over the government, including the IRS’ most recent move to provide more wireless options.