In today’s Federal Newscast, a White House plan to take away some workers rights from civilian Defense employees was denied support from the Senate.
The Navy said increased demand led to a shortage of funds to award new tuition assistance until the next fiscal year.
Hearing loss is the most common disability from military service and treating it is expensive, but newly designed custom earplugs are providing some relief.
The Navy, Marines and Coast Guard are looking for new ways to apply technology to their training curricula, but only where it makes sense to do so.
With looming Metro station closures this summer, OPM is recommending federal agencies adjust their teleworking policies to accommodate disruptions to employees commutes.
The Marine Corps plans to convert all of the civilian billets within its cyber command to the new Cyber Excepted Service starting next month.
In today’s Federal Newscast, a new Senate bill looks to improve the Defense Department’s Mentor-Protégé Program, which expired last year.
The tri-service proposal would elevate IT issues in each service’s organizational chart. Its chief advocate is the Department of the Navy, which has already expressed its desire to appoint an assistant secretary for information management.
Admiral John Richardson, chief of naval operations, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin from the 2019 Sea-Air-Space Expo to discuss the Navy’s push for new technology.
In today’s Federal Newscast, USDA reveals where the agency is looking to relocate the Economic Research Service and National Institute of Food and Agriculture.
In today’s Federal Newscast, federal employees may soon have some new flexibility to make up time taken off for religious purposes.
New retention bonuses for Border Patrol agents who enter into a 12-month service agreement become available in May.
In today’s Federal Newscast, The Coast Guard said it needs upgraded ships, planes, helicopters and drones to compete in the Arctic.
With full funding the Navy can fill its pilot ranks by 2023, but then it has other issues to deal with.