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DCSA cuts background investigation rates again

DCSA is reducing rates by 18% in fiscal 2024, amid the governmentwide shift to continuous vetting.

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OMB sees 2022 as ‘most significant year’ for security clearance reform

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Lawmakers press White House for details on efforts to boost diversity across national security workforce

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New vetting guidelines set to advance security clearance reform ideas

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Agencies losing time, talent and money due to security clearance reciprocity challenges

Industry leaders say up to 10% of their cleared intelligence community workforces are idle at any given time, because they’re waiting for agencies to grant,…

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The clearance job market: An update

Evan Lesser, president and founder of, joins host Derrick Dortch to discuss the state of the clearance job market and whether the federal…

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How a simple tweet opened frustration floodgates over security clearances

Lawmakers introduced legislation to publish standards for granting, denying or revoking security clearances.

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