We all have an idea of what the men and women of Customs and Border Protection look like, defending America in uniform. Then, of course, there’s the protection that’s not so visible, in the cloud.
Tricia Kennedy and Sunil Madhugiri, of Customs and Border Protection, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin with a more detailed description.
Things are busy for Customs and Border Protection these days, and decision-making has to keep up. One of the proven ways for managers to make better decisions is by arming them with actionable data.
Finding people imbued with the idea of public service is only part of the federal manager's job. You've also got to create conditions that sustain their passion.
The National Treasury Employees Union said agencies are responding to the Biden's administration's call to restore labor relations in a variety of ways. Some agencies are making plans to return to the bargaining table, while others haven't responded to requests to revisit previous contracts.
One agency warned retirees could wait as long as six months for an initial interim payment and up to a year for a full annuity. The National Finance Center said it plans to return to its goal of processing retirements cases within 30 days by the end of the month.
Chief Patrol Agent at the U.S. Border Patrol Academy, Jason Owens, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to explain what it's all about.
In today's Federal Newscast, Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin is reminding servicemembers and DoD employees about the ethical values of the department.
Sonny Bhagowalia has been the deputy CIO at the Customs and Border Protection directorate since 2018.
In today's Federal Newscast, House Homeland Security Committee Ranking Member John Katko (R-N.Y.) wants to know what the plan is for vaccinating frontline DHS employees.
In today's Federal Newscast, the top Democrat on the House Oversight and Reform Committee says Customs and Border Protection has yet to satisfy her document requests.
Much of the world's palm oil comes from foreign producers that used forced labor. That's why the Department of Homeland Security banned palm oil and palm oil products from certain companies.
Next time you walk to Canada, you'll encounter a little less border crossing friction. Customs and Border Protection has introduced its facial recognition comparison technology to ease the back and forth of pedestrians using the Peace Bridge.
The latest COVID-19 relief package drew on some of the lessons agencies and lawmakers learned in implementing the first round of loans, payments and direct aid earlier this year. The IRS, for example, will receive access to the Social Security Administration's death master file in hopes of more accurately disbursing economic stimulus payments.