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Biden Justice Nominations

How to find data on millions and millions of pandemic federal funding awards

The Pandemic Response Accountability Committee made up of inspectors general recently launched a group of dashboards to help people see which agencies…

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Will agencies get a 2023 budget in December? Don’t hold your breath

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FILE - An exterior sign is photographed outside the Robert F. Kennedy Department of Justice building in Washington on May 4, 2021. President Joe Biden is nominating six lawyers to run U.S. attorney’s offices across the country, a diverse group of candidates in the latest picks for the top law enforcement positions. The nominees, being announced by the White House on Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2022, would run the federal prosecutors’ offices in Connecticut, Utah, Montana, Alaska, New Mexico and New Hampshire.  (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

A conversation with Catherine Emerson, the Justice Department’s deputy assistant attorney general and chief human capital officer

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How one canceled federal employee union is trying to get re-certified

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Chris Stirewalt, former Fox News political editor, bottom right, speaks as the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol meets to reveal its findings of a year-long investigation, at the Capitol in Washington, Monday, June 13, 2022. House investigators are trying to make a methodical case that President Donald Trump’s lies about the 2020 election led directly to the insurrection by his supporters at the Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021. AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

A look into the ramifications of those lost Secret Service messages

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Return-to-office plans a major cause for decline in 2021 Best Places to Work results

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FILE - In this April 14, 2021 file photo, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks during a Senate Select Committee on Intelligence hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Rep. Val Demings is planning to challenge Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, giving Democrats a boost in a competitive 2022 race that could decide control of the Senate. That's according to two people with knowledge of the plans.  (Saul Loeb/Pool via AP)

GOP senator challenges paid sick leave for federal employees seeking abortions

President Joe Biden on Friday signed an executive order outlining the steps federal agencies should take to protect access to abortion services following…

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FILE - The U.S. Supreme Court building on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 9, 2022. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Federal groups, unions back paid leave for feds seeking abortion services

Current policy lets feds use sick leave to travel for medical care, but some employer groups want the White House to go further.

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DOJ preparing guidance for agencies who provide reproductive care after Dobbs v. Jackson decision

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Justice Department is looking to help agencies resolve any questions about their authority in providing reproductive care.

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