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Bipartisan group of senators ask VA to rank and prioritize unfunded IT projects

A new bill would require the Department of Veterans Affairs to produce a single list of all ongoing IT projects at the agency, as well as a prioritized…

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Senate appropriators silent on federal pay raise for 2020

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Trump’s budget request for 2020 Census ‘falls short’ of Commerce’s previous targets

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The Capitol is seen at dawn in this March, 17, 2017 photo, in Washington.  The Republican effort to shove broad, election-year immigration legislation through Congress has collapsed, but their ordeal over the politically searing issue is far from finished.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Don’t panic: Senate appropriators cut IT modernization fund for 2019

The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee has concerns about the amount of and specific information OMB is providing about the Technology Modernization Fund.

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Mandatory Medicare Part B and postal reform

The two primary unions representing postal workers support a bipartisan postal reform bill in March, while the National Active and Retired Federal Employees…

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Retiree health premiums and postal reform

Union leaders differ on the new Postal Service Reform Act introduced in the Senate, which is meant to make the USPS more financially stable but could have ramifications for employees’ health care.

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