Fencing and razor wire surrounds the perimeter of the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Congress feels threatened but it doesn’t like the security measures it and its staff are enduring

Incomes, employment, economic growth might be on the rise and a variety of vaccines are getting out into the market. But that didn’t stop the House from…

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SolarWinds fallout sparks calls for mandatory incident reporting, repercussions after cyber attacks

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CISA’s Ware resigns; is Director Krebs next out the door?

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2020 roundup: Most key lawmakers for feds keep congressional seats

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A bill to make the payroll tax deferral optional, and others worth watching

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House passes bipartisan IoT security bill to fix ‘glaring gap’ in cyber infrastructure

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Mark Warner

Senators join industry groups asking for extension of contractor pay provision

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An American flag flies above the White House, Sunday, July 19, 2020, in Washington, a day after it flew at half-staff in remembrance of Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

White House aims to limit foreign labor federal contractors can use

In today’s Federal Newscast, a new executive order from the White House calls on agencies to examine contractors’ use of foreign workers.

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Administration’s reopening plans ‘unsafe’ for federal employees, senators say

Maryland and Virginia senators are calling on the Trump administration to issue new guidance allowing federal employees to continue maximum telework. Existing…

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Mark Warner

Virginia senator worries for federal employees and contractors

Congress, having gutted out the biggest stimulus bill ever, is busier than ever.

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