Virginia Foxx

Congress Parents Rights

EEOC’s 20% backlog of discrimination charges ‘alarming’ to GOP House lawmakers

House GOP lawmakers pressed EEOC Chairwoman Charlotte Burrows for answers on the agency’s 20% backlog of discrimination charges and missing details in…

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(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)FILE - In this June 12, 2019, file photo, clouds roll over the U.S. Capitol dome as dusk approaches in Washington. The committee charged with helping Republicans wrest control of the House next year raised $45.4 million over the last three months, a record quarterly haul during a year without a national election. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Reintroduced bills aim to fix hiring process, Social Security benefits for feds

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(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)USPS, crime, law enforcement

USPS reform bill now avoids higher health premiums for other federal employees

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(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)USPS, postal service, hiring

Bipartisan USPS reform bill with a ‘good chance’ of becoming law passes House committee

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Rep. Connolly fears ‘broad retreat’ on telework following Education’s policy reversal

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federal workforce

OMB’s Weichert attempts to ease lawmakers’ concerns about OPM reorganization

Office of Management and Budget attempted to sell lawmakers on its reorganization proposals Wednesday. The proposal to reorganize the Office of Personnel…

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Grants managers see promise in the GREAT Act, but say it could be even ‘greater’

Sponsors of the Grants Reporting Efficiency and Agreements Transparency (GREAT) Act are waiting for a Congressional Budget Office score before bringing…

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FILE - In this June 7, 2012 file photo, House Science Committee Chairman Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. He is one of four veteran Texas Republicans who are quitting Congress, meaning their state will be trading House seniority for newcomers who may be even more conservative.(AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

Congressman threatens to subpoena DHS over Kaspersky questions

In today’s Federal Newscast, Representative Lamar Smith is not satisfied with the answers he received from the Homeland Security Department on how they are making sure Kaspersky Lab products are out of federal networks.

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