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Agencies begin setting tentative reentry dates for federal employees

Some organizations are tentatively eyeing fall agency reentry dates for their employees, but they face pressure from some members of Congress, who want…

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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)In this May 7, 2020, photo, the entrance to the Labor Department is seen near the Capitol in Washington. The record unemployment rate reflects a nation ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic, the economic devastation upending the presidential campaign and forcing President Donald Trump to overcome historic headwinds to win a second term.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

To help military families leaving service, the Labor Department is upping its game

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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)FILE - In this May 7, 2020, file photo, the entrance to the Labor Department is seen near the Capitol in Washington. Unemployment fraud in the U.S. has reached dramatic levels during the pandemic: more than $63 billion has been paid out improperly through fraud or errors since March 2020. Criminals are seizing on the opportunity created by the pandemic and are making false claims using stolen information. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

Two years after creating a CDO position, Labor sending in extra resources

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‘Smart IT investments’ carried pandemic relief, but $9B TMF plan falls apart in Congress

Rep. Gerry Connolly (D-Va.) says agencies relied on “smart IT investments” to disburse COVID-19 pandemic stimulus, but the Senate is passing on plans to…

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Biden administration could mean several new federal procurement rules

If you buy for, or sell to the federal government, you can expect substantial change from the Biden administration.

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Marty Walsh

Boston mayor, RI governor among Biden adds to economic team

President-elect Joe Biden has introduced the governor of Rhode Island, the mayor of Boston and a small-business advocate from California as the newest members of his economic team

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