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FEATURE


NASA employees continue HSPD-12 fight
The agency’s managers, scientists and engineers clash over workforce issues.



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THE WEEK

Buzz of the Week: A community in action






Policy News


Networx key to security initiative


House passes e-records bill


Report: States should prioritize e-records



Acquisition News


Senate: DHS must sort workforce mix


Interior misstates small-biz goals


EPA adjusts sign-off policies


From the pages of GCN


Macs in the workplace?



From the pages of Washington Technology

Unisys files protest over TSA down-select


DHS needs information security support




FCW FORUM


Editorial: A call to service


Kelman: Knowledge management 2.0






chartACQUISITION


What acquisition employees want
Caring and feeding for midcareer acquisition staffers keep them from leaving for other agencies.

Read the fiscal 2007 Acquisition Workforce Report.

The state of the acquisition workforce

POLICY

Panel flags DHS transition fears
Staffing, stability key to smooth change in administrations, study finds.


chartTECHNOLOGY

Telework’s weak link
Telework programs can provide plenty of perks, but they can also be a breeding ground for security risks.

Another out-of-the-office option

Some telework security guidelines



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POINTERS: RECOMMENDED READING

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Featured

  • Contracting
    8 prototypes of the border walls as tweeted by CBP San Diego

    DHS contractors face protests – on the streets

    Tech companies are facing protests internally from workers and externally from activists about doing for government amid controversial policies like "zero tolerance" for illegal immigration.

  • Workforce
    By Mark Van Scyoc Royalty-free stock photo ID: 285175268

    At OPM, Weichert pushes direct hire, pay agent changes

    Margaret Weichert, now acting director of the Office of Personnel Management, is clearing agencies to make direct hires in IT, cyber and other tech fields and is changing pay for specialized occupations.

  • Cloud
    Shutterstock ID ID: 222190471 By wk1003mike

    IBM protests JEDI cloud deal

    As the deadline to submit bids on the Pentagon's $10 billion, 10-year warfighter cloud deal draws near, IBM announced a legal protest.

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