A medical worker, left, tests a man for COVID-19 in a set up for rapid new coronavirus testing in Vienna, Austria, Monday, Nov. 30, 2020. The Austrian government has moved to restrict freedom of movement for people, in an effort to slow the onset of the COVID-19 disease and the spread of the coronavirus. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)

Pandemic Response Accountability Committee flags gaps in federal data sources

In today’s Federal Newscast, a report by the MITRE Corporation found 16 key concerns with the quality and accuracy of data available to the PRAC.

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PRAC points out teleworking difficulties in analysis of agencies’ coronavirus response

In today’s Federal Newscast, telework limitations rank high up on the Pandemic Response Accountability Committee’s list of federal agency challenges…

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HHS IG, amid coronavirus, weighs ‘opportunity cost’ of each review

HHS IG office must balance its in-depth reviews with the immediate demand for real-time analysis in the “flash reports” requested by the House Oversight…

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More women are joining the military but they’re not sticking around

In today’s Federal Newscast, the military has made some gains in recruiting women over the past 15 years — but they’re still much less likely to serve for a full career than men are.

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