In March, Congress passed legislation requiring all new Congressional Research Service reports to be posted to the organization’s website.
President Donald Trump has called for the creation of a space force as a separate military service, but there hasn’t been a new military service since 1947.
After more than one year after the Veterans Affairs Department stood up its new Office of Accountability and Whistleblower Protection. senior executives still make up a small fraction of disciplinary actions.
Thirteen agencies currently lack a confirmed, permanent IG, and more than 10 of those have been without a permanent IG for more than a year, according to the Project on Government Oversight.
For the fourth year in a row DoD wants more exemptions from the Freedom of Information Act.
POGO’s Sean Moulton joins Federal Drive with Tom Temin to tell us what potential 2018 regulation rollback could mean for the federal agencies
Lawmakers and military analysts weigh in on the most important personnel and readiness issues for 2018.
Three Republican lawmakers introduced an amendment to a “minibus” of four appropriations bills that would eliminate the Budget Analysis Division of the Congressional Budget Office, and therefore the positions and salaries of 89 employees at CBO. It’s the first time members of Congress have used the Holman Rule since the House reinstated it back in January.
The Office of Government Ethics announced that its general counsel will be taking the helm, and replacing former director Walter Shaub.
The top two members of the Senate Armed Services Committee are floating a proposal that would finally allow another round of military base closures several years from now. Here’s how it would work.