(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)President Joe Biden speaks about foreign policy, at the State Department, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

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

The new memo shows the Biden administration is looking for a wide array ideas from agencies to better recruit, retain and support a diverse national security…

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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

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

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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…

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It’s been a smooth launch for the Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency

In today’s Federal Newscast, the DCSA says it’s business model is getting more efficient in its first full year of operation.

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So you want to contract in the IC?

Nyla Technology Solutions CEO Shana Cosgrove and Larry Letow, operating partner at Interprise Partners, join host Mark Amtower on this week’s Amtower Off Center, to discuss the clearance process and some of the challenges that contractors face when doing business in the IC.

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