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Federal News Network Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas

Mayorkas details DHS workforce gains, future plans

DHS improved in the 2023 Best Places to Work rankings. In a sit-down interview, DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas tells Federal News Network how it happened.

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(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2020, file photo a U.S. Department of Homeland Security plaque is displayed a podium as international passengers arrive at Miami international Airport where they are screened by U.S. Customs and Border Protection in Miami. The damned-if-you-pay-damned-if-you-don’t dilemma on ransomware payments has left U.S. officials fumbling about how to respond. While the Biden administration “strongly discourages” paying, it recognizes that failing to pay would be suicidal for some victims. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)

How one DHS office is trying to bounce back amid low morale numbers

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AP/Wilfredo Lee

Amid hiring issues, USCIS’ Jaddou aims to boost current workforce

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Graphic By: Derace Lauderdaleearly career, skills-based hiring,workforce, diversity

Federal workforce diversity still lagging in more senior roles

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House Appropriators, Federal workforce, Congress Debt Limit

The federal workforce is growing, as House appropriators consider agency spending cuts

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Bank Collapse

Union calls for FDIC to ‘follow the law’ after pivot on return-to-office plans

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(Getty Images/iStockphoto/Kiyoshi Tanno)Veterans Affairs

VA makes gains in engagement in Best Places to Work results

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Getty Images/iStockphoto/scyther5best places to work in the federal government, small business, VBA

Lessons from the best and not-so-best places to work

They’re out: The annual listing of the best places to work in the federal government.

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Partnership for Public Service, Best place to work, federal agencies,Election 2024 Democrats Trump

2023 Best Places to Work marks a turning point in employee engagement

Beyond just the rankings of the 2023 Best Places to Work in the Federal Government, there appears to be a broader atmospheric shift for the federal workforce.

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NASA/Aubrey GemignaniImage of NASA astronauts wearing solar eclipse glasses in front of NASA building in Washington, D.C.

Best Places to Work top 10 list has a few new faces, and many familiar ones

In a preview of the Best Places to Work rankings, the Partnership for Public Service has released top 10 lists of agencies with high employee engagement scores.

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