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Feds’ Eligibility For Shopping at Military Exchanges to Increase

By on January 17, 2017 in Agency News, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Feds’ Eligibility For Shopping at Military Exchanges to Increase

Many federal employees who are veterans will become eligible for shopping through the military exchange system later this year.

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TSA Chief Not Staying On For Trump’s Administration

on January 14, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
TSA Administrator Peter Neffenger plans to leave his position on Inauguration Day.

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Former Official: VA Slow to Discipline Employees

on January 14, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
A former agency official says the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is slow to discipline employees for misconduct and too willing to settle disciplinary cases without firing the workers involved.

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DOJ to Review FBI’s Handling of Clinton Email Probe

By on January 12, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
DOJ to Review FBI’s Handling of Clinton Email Probe

The Department of Justice IG has announced his office will be reviewing how the FBI handled its inquiry into Hillary Clinton’s email use around the time of the presidential election.

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Salaries of Federal PR Employees Featured in Senator’s Annual ‘Wastebook’

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Salaries of Federal PR Employees Featured in Senator’s Annual ‘Wastebook’

A new report from Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) details 50 examples of government programs that he feels are some of the most egregious examples of wasteful spending at the federal level. The salaries of a select group of federal employees made the list.

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Chaffetz: It’s Time to Get Federal Agencies Out of Washington

By on January 12, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Chaffetz: It’s Time to Get Federal Agencies Out of Washington

Congressman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) introduced a resolution this week which provides support for the notion of moving federal agencies out of Washington and into other parts of the country.

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Some Trump Cabinet Picks Skeptical Of Their Agencies’ Missions

on January 12, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Many of Donald Trump's cabinet picks have a record of outspoken skepticism of — and in some cases downright hostility to — the agencies they’ll oversee.

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Trump Taps David Shulkin as VA Secretary

on January 11, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Donald Trump has announced he will noinate David Shulkin, the Department of Veterans Affairs’ undersecretary of health, to lead the VA.

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FBI Apparently Paying Geek Squad Employees to Dig Around in Computers For Criminal Activity

on January 10, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
The FBI retains a number of paid informants, some of whom apparently work at Best Buy.

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Ethics Officials Clear Trump EPA Nominee

on January 9, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Federal ethics officials have cleared President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for the Environmental Protection Agency for confirmation.

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