Records management

(Erin Scott/The New York Times via AP, Pool)Chairman Sen. Gary Peters., D-Mich., speaks during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs & Senate Rules and Administration joint hearing on Capitol Hill, Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021, to examine the January 6th attack on the Capitol. (Erin Scott/The New York Times via AP, Pool)

Senators want to eliminate any conflicts of interest with government contractors

In today’s Federal Newscast, a bi-partisan group of Senators are taking aim at organizational conflicts of interest among federal contractors.

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Partnership for Public ServicePaul Friday, Census Bureau

Census Bureau senior scientist, Sammies finalist, to thank for game-changing data developments

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(National Archives and Records Administration photo)National Archives and Records Administration - National Personnel Records Center

Pandemic-induced backlog sparks new efforts to digitize military records at NARA

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OMB blocks sale of National Archives facility listed as underutilized, citing tribal records

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NARA gauging agencies’ confidence to meet 2022 e-records deadline after COVID-19 delays

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Library of Congress

Library of Congress gathering pandemic documents, artifacts to preserve history

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Storing the Navy’s history for safe keeping

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Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie speaks during a coronavirus task force briefing at the White House, Sunday, April 5, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Veterans Affairs lays out reopening plan for facilities

In today’s Federal Newscast, Veterans Affairs has a new plan to eventually resume normal operations for its hospitals, cemeteries and benefits offices.

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Blue water Navy veterans can thank NARA for their new benefits

When Congress decreed that certain Vietnam War Navy veterans could get help for exposure to Agent Orange, the Department of Veterans Affairs had a challenge.

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Linkedin/Federal News NetworkBill Tinston, Lee Payne

DoD rolls out new records systems one installation at a time, starting with Travis AFB

For an update on this multi-year project, Federal Drive with Tom Temin spoke with Bill Tinston, the program executive officer at the Defense Healthcare Management Systems office, and Air Force Maj. Gen. Lee Payne, a physician and assistant director for combat support at DHA.

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