In today’s Federal Newscast, with the threat of a government shutdown looming, the National Treasury Employees Union is pleading with Congress to pass the seven remaining appropriations bills.
Veteran reporter David Hawkings joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin with his idea of the congressional agenda for the last 12 days of session.
A newly-signed memorandum of understanding sets out new ways in which DHS and DoD will share resources to combat cyber threats.
A GAO review found DoD is complying with some of the constraints lawmakers placed on LPTA, but still isn’t documenting its decisions.
The DoD IG said it received the request from Reps. Steve Womack and Tom Cole to investigate the JEDI cloud program and is reviewing the letter.
For more information on what is capturing the attention of our lawmakers, veteran Congressional watcher David Hawkings joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin.
Congress has approved a bill keeping the government open through Dec. 7, as lawmakers move to avert a government shutdown looming in less than five days
The chaotic blob of Congress has become a little more open thanks to changes at the Congressional Research Service.
The organizational chart that maps out responsibilities for ensuring VA’s new electronic health record will work with DoD’s has 16 different boxes in it. That’s a worry for many lawmakers.
I believe we should go with the idea of “first, do no harm.” That means giving employees a pay raise that is equal to, or at least close to, the military pay raise.