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HUD rolls out AI risk management platform to fight fraud in grant spending

When fully implemented, the new risk management platform Argus will reduce the time spent manually monitoring HUD’s program grantees by over 75%.

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(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)FILE- This June 6, 2019, file photo shows the U.S. Treasury Department building at dusk in Washington.  The U.S. Treasury has removed Vietnam and Switzerland from the list of nations labeled as currency manipulators, reversing a decision made by the Trump administration in December. In it's semi-annual report to Congress on currency manipulation, the first under the Biden administration, the U.S. Treasury Department said Friday, April 16, 2021,  that no country currently meets the U.S. criteria. It said, however, that Vietnam, Switzerland, as well as Taiwan, will be placed under enhanced monitoring for their recent actions. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

56 federal financial systems nearing end of life puts Treasury on fast track to get shared services right

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Federal accounting can be a more dynamic career than it sounds, industry group says

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NSF develops predictive model to flag improper payments in grants

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IGs on pandemic oversight board warn job well done still means billions in fraud

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Bureau of the Fiscal Service sees investment in workforce pay off during pandemic

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As CFO Act turns 30, agency financial officials draw up wish list for reform

The rapid expansion of the C-suite, along with the 30th anniversary of the CFO Act next year, has led agency financial officials to contemplate what they…

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Agencies spending more on governmentwide contracts than ever before

In today’s Federal Newscast, NASA and GSA both saw increases in their technology services and products sales.

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When it comes to shared services, Labor isn’t eating the apple in one bite

The Labor Department is moving from 13 different HR offices, 26 different IT application organizations, four different procurement organizations and numerous personnel security offices down to one of each as part of its internal consolidation.

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