Bureau of Labor Statistics

FILE - This Wednesday, May 13, 2020, file photo made with a fisheye lens shows a list of the confirmed COVID-19 cases in Salt Lake County early in the coronavirus pandemic at the county health department in Salt Lake City. Health officials later moved to tracking the cases in an online database, but the white board remains in the office as a reminder of how quickly the coronavirus spread. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

It’s a fact: Government relies on statistics

Statistical agencies say they need a little TLC so that the nation continues to have accurate facts.

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‘How do we do better?’ Chief data officers see hiring challenges persist

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Civic Digital Fellows

Civic digital fellows exchange tech skills for lessons in government bureaucracy

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Retiree COLA: 1.58 percent and counting

January 2019 prospects are not nearly so good for feds who are still on the job. White collar, nonpostal civil servants face the prospect of a pay freeze.

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Paul Zukunft

Adm. Zukunft: Coast Guard finally where it needs to be budget-wise

In today’s Federal Newscast, after spending 2017 with low budgets, the head of the Coast Guard says his service is now punching at the middleweight class.

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Are more federal employees leaving government under Trump administration?

Federal employees left their jobs at a higher rate under the first year of the Trump administration than at any other point in recent years.

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