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Lawmakers ask 5 agencies for update on meeting customer service legislation’s goals

Reps. Gerry Connolly (D-Va.) and Jody Hice (R-Ga.) sent a letter to five agencies, asking them what steps they’ve taken to implement the CASES Act.

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OPM looks to repeal federal workforce policies impacted by Trump executive order

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Contractors conclude a difficult year of funding uncertainty and a slew of executive orders

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Biden makes 2022 federal pay raise official for civilian employees

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(AP Photo/Eileen Putman)FILE - This May 25, 2021 file photo shows a U.S. Passport cover in Washington. The United States has issued its first passport with an “X” gender designation, a milestone in the recognition of the rights of people who don't identify as male or female.  (AP Photo/Eileen Putman)

State Dept expects long-awaited online passport renewal system to launch by fall 2022

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Administration isn’t finished with its plans for the contractor workforce

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Federal cyber agencies call zero trust ‘new normal’ of security, partnering to implement

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(AP Photo/Matt Rourke)FILE - In this Sept. 14, 2021, file photo, a health worker administers a dose of a Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine during a vaccination clinic at the Reading Area Community College in Reading, Pa. An influential federal advisory panel overwhelmingly rejected a plan Friday, Sept. 17, to offer Pfizer booster shots against COVID-19 to most Americans, dealing a heavy blow to the Biden administration’s effort to shore up people’s protection amid the highly contagious delta variant. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

Now entering: Uncharted territory with the federal vaccine mandate

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Establishing a cyber safety review board

The creation of a Cyber Safety Review Board in President Joe Biden’s executive order on improving cybersecurity is being compared to the establishment…

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FILE - In this March 9, 2010, file photo, a tanker truck passes an oil refinery in Richmond, Calif. Three Democratic governors said Thursday, June 1, 2017, they will not let the United States back away from the global commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions despite President Donald Trump withdrawing from an international pact. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)

Agencies will need to start taking emissions into procurement decisions

A forthcoming Federal Sustainability Plan will examine disclosures of greenhouse gas emissions from federal suppliers and policies to mitigate climate-related…

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President Joe Biden speaks during an event to celebrate labor unions, in the East Room of the White House, Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Sweeping new vaccine mandates for 100 million Americans

President Joe Biden has announced sweeping new federal vaccine requirements affecting as many as 100 million Americans in an all-out effort to curb the surging COVID-19 delta variant

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