Tag: Security Clearance

COVID-Related Financial Considerations and Your Security Clearance

COVID-Related Financial Considerations and Your Security Clearance

Financial difficulties brought about by the COVID-19 coronavirus could threaten your security clearance.

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Obtaining and Maintaining Your Security Clearance Throughout the COVID-19 Pandemic

Obtaining and Maintaining Your Security Clearance Throughout the COVID-19 Pandemic

The author discusses the impact the coronavirus could have on the security clearance process.

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DOD Officially Takes on Background Investigations Mission, Organization

October 1, 2019 6:32 PM

The newly branded Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency has officially taken on the background investigations mission with the start of fiscal year 2020.

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CBD Use Can Put Federal Employees’ Jobs in Jeopardy

September 24, 2019 2:11 PM

A former federal employees tells his story of how using CBD products led to the revocation of his security clearance and ultimately forced him to retire early from federal service.

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Over 3k OPM Employees to Move to DoD

July 31, 2019 11:04 AM
Over 3k OPM Employees to Move to DoD

Over 3,000 employees at OPM were notified they will be moving over to DoD as part of the transition of how the government handles background investigations.

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Background Investigations Are Moving From OPM To DoD – What Happens Next Will Make Or Break Them

July 8, 2019 10:44 AM
Background Investigations Are Moving From OPM To DoD – What Happens Next Will Make Or Break Them

The author says there are some important best practices that should be followed in moving background investigations to DoD.

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DoD Expected to Take Over Background Checks in October

June 26, 2019 9:03 AM
DoD Expected to Take Over Background Checks in October

DoD is expected to take over responsibility for conducting background investigations starting FY 2020.

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Revoked Security Clearance Leads to Indefinite Suspension

Revoked Security Clearance Leads to Indefinite Suspension

An employee who lost his required security clearance and was indefinitely suspended as a result lost his appeal challenging the agency’s action.

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Dismantling OPM and Changing the Face of the Federal HR Program

April 26, 2019 6:09 AM
Dismantling OPM and Changing the Face of the Federal HR Program

The dismantling of OPM is starting with a new executive order transferring much of the OPM work to the Department of Defense.

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What Federal Employees Can Expect From the Overhauled Security Clearance Process

What Federal Employees Can Expect From the Overhauled Security Clearance Process

The government is laying the framework for overhauling the security clearance process. What are the implications for federal employees?

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