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Goodbye SF-86? OMB approves new ‘Personnel Vetting Questionnaire’

The PVQ takes a new approach compared to the SF-86 on screening questions around marijuana use, mental health, foreign connections and other areas.

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Spy agency leaders aim to change workforce perceptions about well-being, mental health

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Report pushes agencies to focus on ‘candidate experience’ during security clearance process

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Congress, Biden administration continue push to reduce security clearance timeline

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‘This would be wild’: Officials lay out ambitious goals for federal employee vetting

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DCSA cuts background investigation rates again

DCSA is reducing rates by 18% in fiscal 2024, amid the governmentwide shift to continuous vetting.

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OPM aims to streamline fed employee screening with ‘continuous vetting’

OPM also wants to update several vetting factors to make it harder for domestic extremists to find employment in the government.

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Lawmakers push intelligence community to speed up hiring timelines

Congress wants intelligence agencies to work toward hiring most employees within six months.

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