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New FBI headquarters will take more than a decade to build, as agency struggles with ‘obsolete’ space

The General Services Administration expects to begin construction on a new FBI headquarters in 2029, and have FBI employees working there by 2036.

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Congress proceeds with $20B cut to IRS modernization fund in FY 2024 spending deal

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Workforce cohort outlines specific ‘blueprint’ for civil service reform

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6-bill minibus rewards some agencies, while slashing budgets for others

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Congress wants spy agencies to hire more experts in financial intelligence, emerging technology

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(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)FILE - In this June 14, 2018, file photo, the FBI seal is seen before a news conference at FBI headquarters in Washington. The U.S. government on Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021, said a devastating hack of federal agencies is “likely Russian in origin” and said the operation appeared to be an “intelligence gathering” effort. The assessment was disclosed in a rare public statement from the FBI and other investigative agencies. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)

How thinking outside of the box helped the FBI advance its IT during challenging times

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In wake of email account breaches, CISA points to criticality of logging

CISA says a federal agency was only able to detect the infiltration of its email accounts because it had access to Microsoft’s “enhanced” logging capabilities.

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Busy federal fourth quarter to bleed into just as crazy first quarter of 2024

Bloomberg Government estimates agencies to have more than $200 billion to spend on acquisition over the final three months of fiscal 2023.

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US Marshals computer system hit by ransomware attack

There was a major breach of a U.S. Marshals Service computer system this month with ransomware. Hackers stole sensitive and personally identifiable data about agency employees and targets of investigations.

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