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FILE - In this Wednesday, March 31, 2021 file photo, Cole Smith receives a Moderna variant vaccine shot from clinical research nurse Tigisty Girmay at Emory University's Hope Clinic in Decatur, Ga. As of June 2021, scientists have found clues that the world’s leading COVID-19 vaccines offer lasting protection that could diminish the need for frequent booster shots, but they caution that more research is needed and that virus mutations are still a wild card. (AP Photo/Ben Gray, File)

DHS working on enterprise data inventory after workforce vaccination sprint

The COVID-19 pandemic put the Department of Homeland Security in a situation where it needed to get a handle on its workforce data quickly in order to…

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First cohort of federal employees graduate from OMB’s data science upskilling program

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CDO Council looks to ‘blend data’ across agencies to maximize value

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USDA stands up 500 data dashboards from executive brainstorming

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FOIA officials confront pandemic challenges in meeting records requests

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Federal CDOs still lack clarity around responsibilities, report finds

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Former federal CIO Kent reflects on her tenure, accomplishments, biggest frustrations

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National Guard personnel under Title 32 duty status, in which the federal government funds 100% of the cost for the troops. Over 28,000 activated National Guard troops are helping state and local governments with: 🔹 Logistical support in warehouses to support food distribution 🔹 Medical screening and testing 🔹 Supporting correctional facilities Learn more about this and other types of federal support for COVID-19 response:

FEMA prepared for upcoming hurricane season thanks to pandemic response

In today’s Federal Newscast, a possible silver lining of the coronavirus pandemic, FEMA has a headstart as the 2020 hurricane season officially gets underway.

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GSA releases tool for monitoring agency spending to contractors

In today’s Federal Newscast, the General Services Administration makes its governmentwide category management awards exploration tool publicly available.

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Office of Personnel ManagementMargaret Weichert, acting director at the Office of Personnel Management and deputy director for Management at the Office of Management and Budget., holds a challenge coin.

OMB’s Weichert leaving for the private sector

Margaret Weichert, the number two leader at the Office of Management and Budget, is leaving government for the private sector, she confirmed to Federal News Network.

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