• Going political: Fast track to unemployment

    People who say it is next to impossible to fire a federal worker should study — and then maybe rejoice in — the Hatch Act, a much-amended 1940s law designed to keep career federal and postal workers from engaging in partisan political activity on the job.

  • John V. Kelly: DHS needs to try harder to screen out potential security risks

    Acting DHS IG says there are several things the agency can do to tighten up its screening process to protect national security.

  • OSC helps VA whistleblowers retain jobs, regain reputations

    Veterans Affairs whistleblowers reclaimed their jobs and reputations after supervisors tried to downplay claims of falsified performance reports, a delayed response to rape allegations against a VA employee and low staffing levels at VA medical centers.

  • Agencies suspending, debarring contractors more than ever

    The Government Accountability Office reports agencies listened to the ISDC’s demands to improve and make use of their suspension and debarment tools.

  • Air Force lifts suspension on Booz Allen’s San Antonio office

    The Air Force lifted a suspension on Booz Allen Hamilton’s office in San Antonio, Texas, after Booz Allen took responsibility for the improper disclosure of sensitive information on a pending contract.

  • What’s the future of GTSI?

    GTSI President and CEO Scott Friedlander joined the DorobekINSIDER to discuss the company’s future now that the SBA suspension has been lifted.

  • SBA mum on GTSI alleged accomplices

    Washington Technology reports that SBA is not offering information about whether or not suspensions are in store for the small businesses working with GTSI Corp.

  • The future of GTSI

    GTSI said it will fight its suspension by SBA, but it face an uphill battle, Government Technology reports.