Limits Sought on Administrative Leave for Federal Employees

February 10, 2016 7:28 AM Comments

A Senate committee is set to act today on one of the few federal employee issues where there is bipartisan agreement: that too many agencies put too many employees on paid time off for too long beyond their regular leave time

Obama to Release $4 Trillion-Plus Budget for 2017

February 9, 2016 8:11 AM Comments

President Barack Obama is unveiling his eighth and final budget, a $4 trillion-plus proposal that’s freighted with liberal policy initiatives and new and familiar tax hikes — all sent to a dismissive Republican-controlled Congress that simply wants to move on from his presidency.

FBI Says Clinton Email Investigation ‘Ongoing’

February 8, 2016 8:25 PM Comments

The investigation by the FBI into Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server is still “ongoing,” according to a letter filed in federal court Monday by a top FBI official.

Prince George’s Community Hopes For GSA ‘Game-Changer’ To Spur Growth

February 8, 2016 8:18 AM Comments

There are two words Temple Hills resident Leonard Gore hears from locals to describe the neighborhoods along Metro’s Green Line in Prince George’s County: “Old and tired.” Two bids to build an office complex for the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services have renewed hopes that the economic renaissance the District is experiencing could spill over to Prince George’s.

Obamas Want Better WiFi for Next White House Occupants

February 8, 2016 8:09 AM Comments

President Barack Obama says one improvement he’d like to make at the White House for his successor is to upgrade the WiFi system.

TSA Struggles To Fill Vacant Positions At Airports Around Alaska

February 8, 2016 7:54 AM Comments

With many positions open at more than a dozen airports around the state, the Transportation Security Administration says finding new hires is particularly challenging in Alaska.

US Department of Justice Hacked: 9,000 DHS Employees Exposed, FBI to Be Next

February 8, 2016 7:42 AM Comments

Thousands of sensitive US government credentials have been exposed by an unnamed hacker, who has leaked a trove of suspected employee data to the internet and issued a warning that the FBI will be the next target.

Bush and Rubio Low-Ball The Number of People Fired at VA

February 7, 2016 9:33 AM Comments

Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio both went after the VA for only firing three people since the department was engulfed in a 2014 scandal for manipulating its wait-time data.

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