FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2017, file photo, the seal of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is seen before an FCC meeting to vote on net neutrality in Washington. The Senate has narrowly approved President Donald Trump’s lame-duck nominee, Nathan Simington, on Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2020, to become a member of the Federal Communications Commission. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

Biden renominates Gigi Sohn to FCC after failed first confirmation effort

In today’s Federal Newscast: The President tries again, 14 months later, to get Gigi Sohn on the FCC. Awash in scandal, Congress calls for more oversight…

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Amelia Brust/Federal News Networkwomen in the military, online harassment, DoD

Nowhere safe to hide: What online harassment is doing to service members and the military

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#ShutdownStories trending as feds share furlough frustration

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TwitterCrew eat Thanksgiving dinner on board the USS Harry S Truman Nov. 22, 2018.

GALLERY: See how feds marked Thanksgiving, Black Friday 2018

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VIDEO: Fed unions protest on day of federal court challenge to executive orders

Ahead of oral arguments in federal district court on Wednesday, federal employee unions showed their disapproval of three recent executive orders from…

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Rep. Comstock offers legislation to give feds paid parental leave

Rep. Barbara Comstock (R-Va.) has offered legislation to give federal employees up to 12 weeks of paid leave for the birth, adoption or foster placement…

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Public servants serenaded in song, social media

Agency leaders, lawmakers and members of the public are turning to social media to praise the hardworking federal workforce, as the nation marks Public Service Recognition Week.

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