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Joe Biden

Executive orders can be hard to implement if the language is too dense for most

Fergal McGovern ran these texts through an algorithm-based program that analyzes written text for complexity and understandability.

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What’s different — if anything — about Biden’s ‘Buy American’ agenda from past directives?

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Executive order contains 72 initiatives on boosting competition in federal contracting

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How agencies are tackling Biden’s new diversity and inclusion order

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Biden creates sweeping diversity and inclusion initiative through new executive order

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IT modernization and cybersecurity are nearly one and the same now. What comes next?

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Congress hints, Postal Service reform might be a real possibility this year

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(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)FILE - In this Sept. 1, 2016 file photo, students walk past a Jesuit statue in front of Isaac Hawkins Hall, center, formerly named Mulledy Hall, on the Georgetown University campus, in Washington. Georgetown University undergraduates have voted Thursday, April 11, 2019, in favor of a referendum seeking the establishment of a fund benefiting the descendants of enslaved people sold to pay off the school's debts. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

More schools will offer continuing education to federal employees at lower price

A total of 23 institutions are now part of the Federal Academic Alliance, an Office of Personnel Management program that connects employees with colleges…

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Though the worst is over, CISA wants agencies on guard after SolarWinds breach

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency wants to make sure agencies don’t let down their guard on Russian cyber…

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(Photo courtesy of the General Services Administration)The new DHS headquarters, which GSA is managing, includes green roofs, and other green buildings features.
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GSA details plans to help re-energize ‘green government’

Katy Kale, the acting GSA administrator, said the Federal Green Advisory Committee stepped out in front soon after the EO and created two new task forces—the federal building decarbonization task group and the environmental justice and equity task group.

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