In today’s Top Federal Headlines, more trouble for the Veterans Affairs hospital in Phoenix. The VA Inspector General said the Phoenix hospital incorrectly canceled specialty care appointments for 24 percent of the cases it reviewed.
In today’s Top Federal Headlines, the Homeland Security Department’s inspector General points out many glaring problems with the agency’s process in distributing Green Cards.
The U.S. intelligence community is reportedly prepared to release an estimate on how many Americans are being monitored through online surveillance tools.
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) raises questions about safeguards for congressional staffers against retaliatory criminal referrals initiated by the executive branch.
President Donald Trump and members of Congress have stressed the importance of improving government information technology. The questions is whether their proposed budgets match their enthusiasm. Forrester Research provides some new forecasts for technology spending. For highlights, Federal News Radio’s Eric White spoke with Forrester research analyst Andrew Bartels on Federal Drive with Tom Temin.
President Donald Trump recently proposed a 2018 budget that could reduce funding for most civilian agencies. Bob Tobias, American University professor in the Key Executive Management Program, joined Eric White on Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss how the agencies can still carry out their missions.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the Department of Health and Human Services’ inspector general explains to Congress how the agency might have been taken for over a billion dollars.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the Justice Department’s Office of Inspector General reports that though the number of allegations is low, DoJ has systemic issues with how it handles sexual harassment and misconduct claims.
In today’s Federal Newscast, two Senators introduce legislation to the Veterans Affairs Department address its 45,000 vacancies.
The Government Accountability Office faults the Office of Personnel Management for not fairly evaluating each of the bids in a $117 million dollar contract.