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FILE - In this Dec. 23, 2015 file photo, a U.S. service member salutes her fallen comrades during a memorial ceremony for six Airmen killed in a suicide attack, at Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan. ter 20 years America is ending its “forever” war in Afghanistan. There’s conflicting views even among U. S. military minds as to  whether the time is right. For others there is another lingering question: Was it worth it? (Tech. Sgt. Robert Cloys/U.S. Air Force via AP)

Increase in military suicide rates continues troubling trend

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Defense Department is seeing troubling new figures in military suicide rates.

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(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)Lloyd Austin

Defense Secretary considering making COVID-19 vaccine mandatory for military personnel

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(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)Joe Biden

White House announces nominations for leadership roles at DEA, Army, and others

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Army Emergency Relief members are sometimes victims of those emergencies themselves

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Ryan McCarthy

Army is taking limited steps to counter racial divisiveness

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Job Order Contracting: The Army’s Own IDIQ Procurement Solution

Indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contracts have been used by the United States Armed Forces as a standard form of construction procurement…

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CDC launches future of work task force amid threat of aging workforce

A long-feared retirement tsunami in the federal workforce might not happen anytime soon, but the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention still considers…

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Office of Personnel ManagementMargaret Weichert, acting director at the Office of Personnel Management and deputy director for Management at the Office of Management and Budget., holds a challenge coin.

Thousands of federal employees to be asked about benefits this coming fall

In today’s Federal Newscast, 50,000 federal employees will get a chance to sound off about their benefits this fall in the Office of Personnel Management’s Federal Employee Benefits survey.

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