• Federal Drive interviews – Nov. 20

    Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) describes the bipartisan support around the DATA Act. Michael Courts of the GAO recaps his testimony on diplomatic security related to the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi. Charles H. Romine of NIST explains how medical professionals can make meaningful use of electronic records.

  • Special commission gives the CFC a roadmap to the future

    The report spelled out a number of recommendations for the Combined Federal Campaign in four areas including revising the infrastructure and updating oversight. The Office of Personnel Management called for the commission as the CFC effort turned 50.

  • Task force recommends crackdown on CFC management

    Working group suggests CFC managers codify a ban on expenses for meals, beverages and entertainment. The recommendations follow an inspector general report that questioned more than $700,000 in spending, including a jazz band and chair massages.

  • Lynn touts DoD charitable giving

    Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn is asking Defense Department workers to unite for charitable giving with the start of the Combined Federal Campaign.

  • Combined Federal Campaign comes to a close for the year

    Efforts by the National Capital Area Combined Federal Campaign come to a close today. We get a numbers from the chair of the local coordinating committee chair, Linda Washington.

  • CFC races towards finish line

    Linda Washington, chair of the Local Federal Coordinating Committee of the CFCNCA joins the Federal Drive for an update.

  • Federal employees give back through CFCNCA

    Federal employees are stepping up their efforts through face-to-face events, online strategies and creative communications to meet their year-end goal of $67 million. Linda Washington, chair of the Combined Federal Campaign for the National Capitol Area has details.

  • CFC sets area goal at $67 million dollars

    Last year Federal workers and military personnel pledged over $283 million dollars, setting a new CFC record. This year, that record is ready to fall. Linda Washington, Chair of the Local Federal Coordinating Committee details this year’s effort.

  • Brother, Can You Spare $43,000?

    If we could each kick in $43,000 we could eliminate the national debt overnight. One of Mike’s readers says there is an existing mechanism…the Combined Federal Campaign.

  • Deadline extended for CFC giving

    An extension has been granted to the CFCNCA by the Office of Personnel Management