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DCSA juggling security clearance transformation, agency transition efforts

The Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency is a little more than a year old, and it’s still adding more mission areas. It recently acquired the…

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ODNI’s secret sauce to make sure they are all on the same IT standards page

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DoD, IC juggling telework, workforce flexibilities to accomplish classified work

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Security clearance processing times are down, continuous evaluation enrollment is up

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Senate Democrats want hearing on how agencies have responded to the coronavirus pandemic

In todays’ Federal Newscast, Democrats on the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee worry the panel is failing to hold federal agencies…

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In this May 5, 2020, photo, Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, testifies before the Senate Intelligence Committee during his nomination hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. President Donald Trump’s pick to be the nation’s top intelligence official, Ratcliffe, is adamant that if confirmed he will not allow politics to color information he takes to the president.  (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool)

Divided Senate confirms Ratcliffe as intelligence chief

A sharply divided Senate has confirmed John Ratcliffe as director of national intelligence

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In this Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018 photo Rep. Greg Gianforte listens during a meeting with leaders from the Montana Department of Justice and Montana Highway Patrol in Helena, Mont.. Gianforte is running against Democratic challenger Kathleen Williams to keep the congressional seat he won last year in a special election. (AP Photo/Matt Volz)

Members of Congress worried about coronavirus stimulus checks going to dead people

In today’s Federal Newscast, dead people are getting coronavirus stimulus payments, and a bipartisan group of lawmakers asks the Treasury Department, IRS and Social Security Administration what they can do to stop it.

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