The Huge Gap Between How Federal Workers and Federal Leaders See the Workplace

July 28, 2015 3:50 PM Comments

Employee surveys show that, across government, senior executives have vastly different perceptions than those lower down the ranks have regarding critical workplace issues–including the fairness of promotions, the recognition and awards given for good job performance, and the way poor performers are handled.

Should the US Blame China Publicly for OPM Breach?

July 28, 2015 2:28 PM Comments

The government has come as close as it can to blaming China for the OPM data breaches without actually blaming China. Should it place formal blame?

Dog Dies After Being Hit by Postal Worker in Family’s Driveway

July 28, 2015 8:53 AM Comments

A family’s dog was run over by a postman in a family’s driveway in Hudson, Wis. They want to see some repercussions as they think the postal worker never had business being in the driveway, let alone driving fast enough to hit and kill their beagle Jack.

If Dave Johnson from the FTC Calls, Don’t Talk to Him

July 28, 2015 8:50 AM Comments

The Federal Trade Commission has warned that an add-insult-to-injury scam is being perpetrated on federal employees victimized by the breaches of Office of Personnel Management databases.

State Department Will Give 5k Pages of Documents to Benghazi Panel

July 28, 2015 8:39 AM Comments

The State Department will hand over 5,000 pages of documents Tuesday to the House committee investigating the 2012 attacks on U.S. personnel in Benghazi, Libya, according to multiple media reports.

HUD Gave Low Income Housing to Millionaires

July 28, 2015 8:37 AM Comments

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) gave low-income housing to millionaires, according to a recent audit.

Wired to Fail

July 28, 2015 8:36 AM Comments

A little known agency mishandled several billion dollars of stimulus money trying to expand broadband coverage to rural communities.

One Area Where the Military Comes Up Short

July 27, 2015 5:16 PM Comments

A new study says that a majority of military families are facing struggles that include higher levels of debt and lower total assets relative to civilians.

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