• Congress

    Connolly introduces bill to 'rebuild' OPM

    One goal of the bill is to ensure that future OPM directors are nonpartisan. 11/24/2021

  • Management

    Biden to nominate Shalanda Young as OMB director

    The Biden administration is looking to elevate the acting director of the Office of Management and Budget into the top job on a permanent basis. 11/24/2021

  • People

    Emily Murphy joins GMU

    Emily Murphy, who headed the General Services Administration during the Trump presidency, is joining the George Mason University Center for Government Contracting as a senior research fellow. 11/23/2021

  • 2021 Government Innovation Awards

    Get to know the 2021 Rising Stars

    FCW profiles 10 early-career phenoms who are driving change in government IT. 11/23/2021

  • Workforce

    White House rolls out DEIA strategy

    On Tuesday, the Biden administration issued agencies a roadmap to guide their efforts to develop strategic plans for diversity, equity, inclusion and accessibility (DEIA), as required under a as required under a June executive order. 11/23/2021

  • First thoughts on the new President's Management Agenda

    Steve Kelman worries that politics may be be too prominent in the Biden administration's blueprint for management reform. 11/23/2021

  • FCW Insider: November 23, 2021

    The latest news and analysis from FCW's reporters and editors. 11/23/2021

  • Acquisition

    New rule puts $15 minimum wage for federal contractors in place next year

    Employees working on federal contracts will have a $15 minimum wage starting on Jan. 30, 2022, per a new rule issued by the Labor Department on Monday. 11/22/2021

  • Workforce

    White House says 90% of feds are vaccinated

    The deadline for the administration’s mandate for feds to get vaccinated is here, but agencies still have to process exemption requests and go through the discipline process for anyone not in compliance. 11/22/2021