Reading the inspector general’s meta-report, you’d think there’s nothing the government can do right. History says otherwise.
From buildings that collapse in the rain to crooked contractors, the special inspector general for Afghanistan Reconstruction has seen it all.
Rep. Mac Thornberry’s (R-Texas) latest proposal for acquisition reform presses DoD to implement the initiatives Congress has already passed; borrows heavily from “809 panel” for new ones.
In today’s Federal Newscast, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Energy, Installations and Environment Lucian Niemeyer tells members of Congress about how six years of sequestration effected military buildings.
The Soldier for Life program helps soldiers transition into the civilian world and it’s coming out with some new initiatives.
USPS has deployed technology to let carriers know in advance if an address houses a dog. USPS national safety director Linda DeCarlo joins the Federal Drive with Tom Temin with details.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the National Space Council, led by Vice President Mike Pence, will recommend giving Commerce the task of maintaining space situational awareness to be shared with civil, commercial and military users of satellites.
The General Services Administration says it wants to move away from leases in favor of federally-owned property.
Sean Brune, chief program officer for IT modernization, said the Social Security Administration’s modernization efforts aim to update software’s programming language and improve systems already used by the public.
The IRS is giving taxpayers an extra day to file their taxes after experiencing a partial outage of its online systems Tuesday, the final day for millions of Americans to file their 2017 tax returns.
With no one in charge, it looks as if the White House is only slightly concerned with instituting an effective cybersecurity strategy.
The ship carried President Franklin D. Roosevelt to South America and, later, components of the atomic bomb which was dropped on Hiroshima.
A GAO report found holes in CMS’ systems for protecting private health data between entities.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the Defense Department will be sending up to 4,000 troops to U.S.-Mexico border to assist the Homeland Security Department.
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