Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs Carl Risch said the department is looking at a “return to normal operations” at passport agencies within the next six-to-eight weeks and “a much more normal processing time” for incoming passport applications.
Everybody loves national parks but funding from Congress has been stingy — but last week it passed and President Trump signed a bill to change that.
Employee unions say the Environmental Protection Agency has entered the next phase of its reopening plan without regard to its own metrics and criteria, which show rising coronavirus cases and positivity rates in the Washington, D.C. region. EPA down
Whatever your status we’re all in the same boat thanks to the pandemic. But it is a very, very big boat — and life on it is similar yet very different for all of us.
A federal district court has dismissed a lawsuit from the American Federation of Government Employees, which challenged a two-year-old advisory opinion from the Office of Special Counsel on the Hatch Act and its implications around impeachment.
Wherever you go, the local plants put pollen on your body and it stays there. That’s the basis for a forensic science that’s helped solve all sorts of crimes.
Less than a year after becoming secretary, Lonnie Bunch had to shutter the Smithsonian.
In today’s Federal Newscast, House Democrats make a significant push to improve whistleblower protection rights for federal employees.
The final version of the data reskilling program, which will begin mid-September, has been reshaped in part by the coronavirus pandemic.
The Office of Personnel Management has reorganized a few dozen of its employees into a new human capital data directorate, which the agency said will allow it to better manage information about the federal workforce. But its union said the moves are a part of a back-door effort to advance the administration’s merger with the General Services Administration.
In today’s Federal Newscast, a new executive order from the White House calls on agencies to examine contractors’ use of foreign workers.