Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell calls for cloture vote on a bill to reopen the government through Feb. 8.
Sen. Jeff Flake wants more insight into how much studies cost at the Defense Department.
So clearly there is risk in eliminating the polygraph for new hire. A risk management approach asks, is it a risk worth taking?
In today’s Top Federal Headlines, a member of Congress introduces a bill to strengthen oversight of employee misconduct at the Transportation Security Administration.
The Department of Homeland Security’s deputy secretary said a bill that would help the private sector share information with the government is much-needed. Critics of the bill worry about citizens’ privacy.
Attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch won two key Republican endorsements Thursday en route to likely confirmation as the first black woman in the nation’s top law enforcement job.