Presidential Rank Awards represent what we hope is the norm for federal service.
The Defense Department estimates Congress has appropriated something like $1.7 trillion for war-related expenses since Sept. 11, 2001. Neta Crawford at Boston University co-authored of a detailed spending analysis.
A deep-dive study from October on the defense industrial base didn’t get a lot of attention, but Wisconsin Republican Mike Gallagher was among the members of Congress who noticed.
No one is getting rich from the 1.9 percent raise likely to come feds’ way next year, but is giving everyone the same percentage raise the right approach after all?
In today’s Federal Newscast, U.S. SOCOM General Raymond Thomas III calls for a 90-day review amid a handful of ethics scandals.
Gloria Steele has been called a visionary and a dreamer by people who’ve benefited from her work. In 2018, she’s won her third presidential rank award.
The Navy tells the Senate Armed Services Committee that a change in funding could hurt its trajectory on readiness.
In today’s Federal Newscast, Senate Democrats said more than 300,000 federal employees will be furloughed if Congress can’t come to a deal on seven remaining appropriation bills.
DISA awarded 14 contracts from 30 proposals for the unrestricted portion of its Systems Engineering, Technology and Innovation contract.
At least in the beginning, GSA will limit commercial marketplaces to the micropurchase threshold. But officials said industry input shaped their thinking up to this point, and encouraged more.
Bright spots in the Partnership for Public Service’s Best Places to Work in the Federal Government rankings show particular progress at some of the largest agencies, including DoD and Homeland Security.
The Library of Congress is marching resolutely into the digital age and recently released a new, five-year integration plan.
If you’re one of 10,000 people who will turn 65 years old today, you’re probably at least thinking of retiring. For federal employees this brings complicated choices about healthcare insurance options.
The Science and Technology Directorate at the Department of Homeland Security wants to help large organizations map their risk management cybersecurity strategies.
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