State of the Union

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Commerce, HUD detail office reentry plans as lawmakers urge faster return to in-person work

The departments of Commerce and Housing and Urban Development, at the Biden administration’s urging, are planning to bring tens of thousands of federal…

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President Donald Trump delivers his first State of the Union address in the House chamber of the U.S. Capitol to a joint session of Congress Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018 in Washington. (Win McNamee/Pool via AP)

Trump wants to give every cabinet secretary expanded authority to remove employees

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Barack Obama

Cabinet secretaries fan out to highlight, promote Obama initiatives

President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union speech offered few details on new programs or initiatives for federal managers and contractors. But…

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Patricia LakeTom Temin

I’ll be listening to the President for jobs ideas

Green shoots of renewal have helped former basket cases like Cleveland, Youngstown, Pittsburgh, Wheeling, and Detroit. The federal government has had a…

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State of the Union: Night of pomp and ceremony

This gallery includes official White House photos taken at President Barack Obama’s earlier State of the Union addresses, capturing some of the emotion, ceremony and sense of history surrounding the annual event.

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