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DCSA opens ‘front door’ to next-gen background investigation system

The introduction of “e-App” is a key development in an NBIS software project that’s considered the cornerstone of federal personnel vetting reforms.

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Why mental health issues don’t have to get in the way of security clearance

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New clearance ideas aim to make national security workforce more mobile, diverse

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The Coast Guard launches a new job class to strengthen its cyber capabilities

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DoD’s Arrington resigns ‘in protest’, announces run for Congress

Former leader of DoD’s CMMC program alleges her security clearance suspension and later elimination of her position were “politically influenced.”

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Top former DoD cyber official reaches settlement in bid to clear her name

Katie Arrington, the former top cyber official in DoD’s office of acquisition and sustainment, gained new information as part of a lawsuit, her attorney…

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Clearance jobs and COVID-19

Evan Lesser, founder and president of ClearanceJobs.com, joins host Derrick Dortch on this week’s Fed Access to discuss how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the clearance jobs market, including the ability of some cleared professionals to work remotely from home.

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