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(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)FILE - In this April 5, 2009 file photo, the Department of Health and Human Services building is seen in Washington.  A government audit finds that more than 1 in 4 cases of possible sexual and physical abuse against nursing home patients apparently went unreported to police. The Health and Human Services inspector general's office faults Medicare for failing to enforce a federal law that requires nursing homes to immediately notify police.  (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

Data management emerges as a top performance challenge for Health and Human Services

HHS’ inspector general found the department faces significant challenges when it comes to data, managing it and using it. With details, the senior counselor…

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FILE- This Wednesday, June 6, 2018, file photo shows U.S. currently in New York. Cash back is not just for credit cards. More apps and websites are offering ways to earn money on the stuff you buy, as long as you’re willing to sign up and make a few taps or clicks. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey, File)

An unresolved question: Can contractors contribute to candidates’ super PACs?

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(Getty Images/iStockphoto/AzriSuratmin)CONTRACT AWARDS on missing puzzle

Services contractors gear up for a battle with the Biden administration

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Sated from Thanksgiving, Congress now has an expiring CR to deal with

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(Photo courtesy of the General Services Administration)U.S. Census Bureau's headquarters located in Suitland, MD.

The 2020 count is not the only major program the Census Bureau has had to delay

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AP Photo/Charles DharapakFILE - This March 27, 2008, file photo, shows the Pentagon in Washington. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

What will it be for DoD: Force structure or soft power?

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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)FILE - In this Monday, March 9, 2009  file photo, The Harry S. Truman Building, headquarters for the State Department, is seen in Washington. The State Department has ordered non-essential diplomats at the U.S. Embassy in Chad to leave the African nation due to potential insurgent attacks on the capital, Saturday, April 17, 2021. The department said in a travel alert issued Saturday that it had taken the step because armed groups from the northern part of the country have moved south and appear headed toward the city.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

State Department contract on protective services gets complicated

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SSA needs to tighten up oversight of state medical experts, watchdog says

The Government Accountability Office found the Social Security Administration needs to shore up its oversight of state medical experts responsible for…

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(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)Veteran Affairs building near the White House in Washington, Feb. 14, 2018. An internal watchdog's investigation has found that Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin improperly accepted Wimbledon tennis tickets and likely wrongly used taxpayer money to cover his wife's airfare for an 11-day European trip. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

VHA teams up with University of Maryland on prostate cancer research

The Veterans Health Administration is teaming with the University of Maryland on a research project. Its goal is to establish new surveillance methods…

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(Department of Defense via AP)The image from video provided by the Department of Defense labelled Gimbal, from 2015, an unexplained object is seen at center as it is tracked as it soars high along the clouds, traveling against the wind. “There's a whole fleet of them,” one naval aviator tells another, though only one indistinct object is shown. “It's rotating.

Pentagon creating new group to investigate UFOs

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Defense Department is creating a new office that will look into Unidentified Aerial Phenomena.

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