Tom Carper

Calling all zero trust experts, ICE is looking for your help

In today’s Federal Newscast, Immigration and Customs Enforcement says it requires the expertise and analysis of industry-leading zero Trust analysts, consultants…

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Toni Sandys/The Washington Post via APSenator Gary Peters, D-Mich., questions Department of Homeland Security Acting Secretary Chad Wolf during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing to examine Department of Homeland Security personnel deployments to recent protests on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, in Washington. (Toni Sandys/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

Lawmakers ask for GAO’s help to identify ‘burrowing’ over last 4 years

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Congress, employee groups ramp up pressure to block Schedule F executive order

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Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, listens during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing examining issues facing prisons and jails during the coronavirus pandemic on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 2, 2020. (Erin Scott/Pool via AP)

Sen. Ernst: Telework ‘bolsters’ claim federal agencies don’t need DC headquarters

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In sending checks marked ‘deceased,’ IRS prioritized payment speed

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Steve Mnuchin

Democratic lawmakers wary of Treasury’s conditions for USPS $10B emergency loan

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AP/Carolyn Kaster

Senate Dems concerned with EPA’s handling of contract negotiations with AFGE

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USDA relocation

USDA relocation proposal faces more congressional backlash

As employees at the Agriculture Department await word of a final site decision, more members of Congress are taking steps to try to block the proposed…

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GAO waiting on OMB’s master list of agency programs nearly 10 years past deadline

GAO estimates agencies could save billions of dollars by reducing the number of agency programs with overlapping missions, but the OMB has yet to complete…

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Elijah Cummings

GAO urges more transparency of political appointments, compliance with agency ethics programs

On a the heels of Sunshine Week, a new study from the Government Accountability Office points to a variety of examples where agencies could improve compliance with their own ethics programs and shed light on basic information about executive branch political appointees.

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