In today’s Federal Newscast, Republicans on the Senate Appropriations Committee rejected an amendment in a spending measure which would have authorized funds for a new, consolidated FBI headquarters.
The federal government is crowdsourcing equity, funding and now — ideas. Michael Contreras is the director of SensisChallenges, one of the groups in the D.C. region being contracted to solve some of the government’s problems.
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What do you do with a federal numbers-cruncher whose projections don’t match your expectations? House members have dusted off an 1870s rule that lets them can feds at will starting at the Congressional Budget Office.
Leadership within the IRS’ procurement office say they are working toward a culture change among their workforce, and earlier intervention with industry.
As members of Congress encourage the whistleblower community to continue to speak up, they acknowledged the long list of improvements they want to make to whistleblower protections at individual agencies like the IRS and FBI.
Host Bob Leins welcomes Karen Schaeffer, Certified Financial Planner®, who specializes in financial planning for Federal government employees, and Megan Schaeffer, Estate Planning Attorney. July 31, 2017
In today’s Federal Newscast, after the first measure failed to pass the House, both chambers’ respective Veterans Affairs committees have new legislation on the table.
Todd Simpson, the chief information officer at the Food and Drug Administration, said its cloud advisory board and innovation lab work together to bring new capabilities to bear while also reducing costs and duplication.
The Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs committee passed the TSP Modernization Act of 2017, along with a handful of other bills that could soon affect the lives and careers of the federal workforce.
Tiffany Hixson, the assistant commissioner for GSA’s Federal Acquisition Service’s Office of Professional Services and Human Capital Categories, said her office is conducting training and providing help for agencies through a Services Acquisition Workshop (SAW) approach.
The Greatest Generation, the people who survived the Depression and World War II, is fast disappearing. This month marks the 73rd anniversary of the U.S. campaign to recapture Guam, a vital step to victory in the Pacific, and we’ve got the story of one young Marine forever changed by it.
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and IRS Commissioner John Koskinen urged Congress to fund the tax administration so it can invest in IT infrastructure, and meet customer service demands.
The Republican Study Committee released its own take on the fiscal 2018 budget, which includes several cuts to federal pay, retirement and health benefits. Here’s how the committee’s budget proposal measures up to other recommendations from the Trump administration and other House lawmakers.