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Agencies on deadline to enroll security clearance holders in continuous vetting

All agencies must enroll their national security populations in an initial set of continuous vetting capabilities by the end of fiscal 2021, defense and…

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Trusted Workforce and federal background checks initiatives have a reliable home — now what?

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Biden calls for agency ideas to win the race for national security talent

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OPM details core values behind coming security clearance reforms with new policy doctrine

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Security clearance processing times are down, continuous evaluation enrollment is up

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Updated: OPM eases up fingerprint collection, credentialing standards amid coronavirus concerns

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DoD names new permanent director to lead security clearance agency

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Telework during a coronavirus outbreak? Not usually an option for classified federal workers

In the event secure, classified federal facilities must close due to a coronavirus outbreak, federal employees and contractors should continue to get paid,…

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Progress on security clearance backlog is real, but federal contractors still seeking end-to-end solutions

Federal contractors are pleased with the progress the Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency has made in slashing the background investigation…

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GSA Administrator Emily Murphy said the EOA approach is saving billions of dollars.

After hearing complaints, GSA moves to make beta.SAM.gov information easier to find

In today’s Federal Newscast, the General Services Administration is trying to make it easier to learn and ask questions about its relatively new beta.SAM.gov contract opportunities portal.

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