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Policy riders to watch as House appropriators mark up 2025 spending bills

The House’s financial services and general government 2025 spending bill has provisions that could impact the TSP, and push OMB and GSA for more telework…

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Democrats warn layoffs ahead as House GOP proposes agency spending cuts

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How Homeland Security Department’s Science and Technology Directorate is dealing with its telework-induced high-vacancy offices

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OMB holding agencies ‘accountable’ for 50% in-office presence

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Survey: Back in the office, feds feel mixed on office space functionality

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The agency imperative to manage real estate more effectively

The extensive underutilization of federally occupied space highlighted in recent reports from GAO and the Public Buildings Reform Board.

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Agencies’ headquarters in DC remained ‘nearly empty’ in 2023, real-estate board finds

The Public Buildings Reform Board finds agency headquarters buildings operated at 12% of their estimated capacity, on average, from January-September 2023.

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Facing billions in facility backlogs, DoD looks to new pilot for ‘livable communities’

Defense officials want to demonstrate a new demolition and consolidation concept at five bases over the next three years.

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