Both the civilian and defense sides of the government are seeing procurement reforms launched by both the administration and Congress.
USDA Secretary Sonny Purdue is enlisting state foresters in the effort to get Congress to change how it funds federal firefighting.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the House Democratic leader said she hopes Congress will move quickly to pass legislation requiring lawmakers and their staff to complete training to prevent sexual harassment.
ITAPS and the Coalition for Government Procurement have offered suggestions to the Senate for testing out the use of online commercial marketplaces.
What does the average federal worker have in common with a beekeeper in a nudist colony? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey has the answer.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the Department of Veterans Affairs has announced the launch of the Rapid Appeals Modernization Program (RAMP) to give veterans more options in claims disagreements.
The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee also approved two-year probationary periods for federal employees.
Military families are feeling isolated in their communities and that feeling is increasing, according to the Blue Star Families’ annual military lifestyle survey.
Members of the House oversight committee say they are entitled to lease information based on the Seven Member Rule.
Congress will consider legislation to form a inter-agency council that would develop recommendations to help the government prepare and respond to extreme weather events.
One potential proposal calls on Congress to require OGE to post more information online.
Longer probationary periods for employees in the competitive service and Senior Executive Service are among the many topics the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee will consider this week.
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) introduced legislation on Tuesday that would move a yearlong conversation around data-based public policy into practice.
The Commerce Department is planning to use U.S. Postal Service workers to help with its 2018 end-to-end tests.