A Transportation Security Adminstration (TSA) transport security officer inspects a can which was packed in a suitcase flagged for a seconday inspection at Dulles International Airport in Dulles, Va., Tuesday, March 26, 2019. The can and the suitcase it was packed in was flagged for a secondary inspection at the intial TSA checkpoint the passenger passed through. TSA’s social media presence has been something of a model for other federal agencies _ striking a tone is humorous, but still gives travelers informational dos and don’ts. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

Does TSA have a retention problem?

In today’s Federal Newscast, A DHS IG report reveals that a quarter of the 8,000 TSA officers who left the agency in fiscal 2017, left within the first…

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Pentagon fixing problems that let fake federal agency get $1.2 million in military hardware

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ICF Senior Vice President Jeff Neal

How long does it take to crush a federal employee?

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Jeff Neal, senior vice president of ICF International.Jeff Neal, senior vice president of ICF International.

Is it a headquarters if it does real work? Why not all Defense overhead is the same

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Sometimes the outrage outweighs the offense

The 1033 program contributes only a fraction of the federal resources that result in what some believe are overly militarized local police departments.

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Jeff Curtis, Defense Logistics Agency

Cutting the budget and cutting infrastructure is usually a recipe for frustration. The Defense Logistics Agency is using those concepts to improve its…

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Federal HR reforms demand an inside/out strategy

Several agency chief human capital officers say wholesale changes to the federal hiring, recruiting, retaining and firing processes are needed now more than ever. It’s no longer just a matter of using the authorities available, they say.

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