Immigration and Customs Enforcement

  • Justice Dept. suing New Jersey over immigration policy

    In today’s Federal Newscast, the Justice Department is challenging a New Jersey law enforcement policy D-O-J says obstructs federal immigration enforcement.

  • Agencies could be significantly overpaying for office space

    In today’s Federal Newscast, the Government Accountability Office says feedback from federal agencies shows the General Services Administration’s lease requirements cause building owners to charge the government more than private companies would pay for the same office space

  • IT executives at DHS, OMB on the move

    Kshemendra Paul joined the Veterans Affairs Department as its new chief data officer after spending the last almost three years at the Homeland Security Department. Meanwhile, SBA hires Bill Hunt from OMB and Labor promotes a new deputy CIO.

  • At least 550 DHS employees have filled temporary volunteer assignments along southern border

    Several hundred employees from other components within the Department of Homeland Security have deployed to help Customs and Border Protection and Immigration and Customs Enforcement with their work along the southern border. They’re on temporary detail with the department’s new DHS Volunteer Force.

  • Success comes from embracing the unknown

    Gigi Schumm welcomes Susan McHugh-Polley, a 31-year veteran of the federal workforce, on this week’s episode of Women of Washington. Polley says change is truly sparked when you allow yourself to embrace failure and the unknown.

  • Do all those ‘acting’ assignments at DHS matter?

    After so many departures, former CHCO for the Department of Homeland Security Jeff Neal says employees deserve stable leadership for success.

  • Navy will drop all charges against those facing court-martial trials for deadly collision

    In today’s Federal Newscast, it appears the Navy will be dropping all charges against leadership involved in the USS Fitzgerald’s fatal collision with a merchant ship.

  • Federal arbiters to cut down leave, telework days for HHS employees

    In today’s Federal Newscast, the Federal Services Impasses Panel sides mostly with management in a disputed between labor groups and the Health and Human Services Department.

  • Senators hope to secure back pay for contractors affected by government shutdown

    In today’s Federal Newscast, a group of nearly 40 senators are urging the appropriations committee to include back pay for federal contractors impacted by the last government shutdown, in an upcoming disaster relief package.

  • DMV lawmakers ask about pay raise…again

    In today’s Federal Newscast, several DC area members of Congress want to know if it’s realistic for federal employees to expect more money in their next paycheck on March 15.