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New Senate bill instructs agencies to find creative ways to recycle electric car batteries

In today’s Federal Newscast, federal agencies will have to come up with a plan to recycle their electric vehicle batteries, if a Senate bills makes it…

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ODNI to lead ‘clean slate’ review of current security clearance process

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Republican lawmakers call for ouster of VA official who approved conferences

Rep. Jeff Miller (R-Fla.), the chairman of the
House Veterans Affairs Committee, and Sen.
Richard Burr (R-N.C.), the ranking member of the
Senate committee,…

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Commerce, Labor could merge to form new agency

Sen. Richard Burr (R.-N.C.) introduced legislation forming the Commerce and Workforce Department using recommendations of GAO and the deficit commission….

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Bill would cut federal pensions

The Public-Private Employee Retirement Act of 2011, introduced in the Senate, would end the defined benefit portion of feds\’ retirement starting with new hires in 2013.

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