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  • Workforce
    Shutterstock image (by Jirsak): customer care, relationship management, and leadership concept.

    OPM explains the hiring freeze

    The Office of Personnel Management released guidance explaining what is and isn't covered by the hiring freeze. There are more exceptions than one might think. 02/01/2017

  • Cybersecurity
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    How cyber info sharing helps keep the lights on

    At a House hearing, electricity industry reps said that information sharing between private sector and government is essential to mitigating cyber threats. 02/01/2017

  • Oversight
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    Trump transition threatened to fire IGs

    Agency watchdogs told the House Oversight Committee that early worries about a purge of the IG ranks by the Trump transition have been put to rest, but they were still concerned about the possible consequences of the federal hiring freeze. 02/01/2017

  • man planning layoffs

    House Dems want details on transition team threats to oust IGs

    Two members on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee want answers from the White House about reports that Trump officials told agency watchdogs to start looking for new jobs. 01/31/2017

  • Workforce
    Gerry Connolly_2015 Eagle

    Connolly looks to give feds a pay raise

    For the fourth year running, Rep. Gerry Connolly (D-Va.) has introduced legislation aimed at restoring "years of lost wage increases" for federal employees. 01/31/2017

  • Homeland Security
    Elaine Duke DHS

    DHS, ICE get new top managers

    The White House has tapped a long-time DHS management/acquisition executive as second in command at the agency, as well as a veteran enforcer at ICE. 01/31/2017

  • Homeland Security
    John Kelly, DHS Secretary

    DHS explores the details of 'extreme vetting'

    Social media could play a large role in the Department of Homeland Security's development of new, stricter methods of vetting immigrants from terror trouble spots, according to the new DHS chief. 01/31/2017

  • Congress
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    House Oversight to tackle IT and workforce, but probably not Trump's potential conflicts

    The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee approved a work plan for the 115th Congress that includes key reauthorizations and IT oversight, but Democrats on the panel wanted to hear more about President Trump's finances. 01/31/2017

  • Oversight
    Shutterstock image (by wk1003mike): cloud system fracture.

    IG reports hiccups in GSA's cloud adoption

    IG audits just released show as managed services pioneer GSA had to absorb some early lessons about cloud security. 01/30/2017

  • Congress
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    Chaffetz bill targets feds who owe back taxes

    The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee is looking at changes to workforce and procurement policies, including a bid to crack down on federal employees who have "seriously delinquent" tax debt. 01/30/2017

  • John Klossner self portrait

    It's what all the feds are wearing...

    FCW's cartoonist on the fashion trend career workers could do without. 01/27/2017

  • Comment
    Shutterstock image (by Your Design): Human head creating a new idea.

    How agencies can take a page out of industry's open playbooks

    To truly innovate, government must holistically consider a combination of people, processes and technology. 01/27/2017

  • Congress

    Cyber probes gain traction on the Hill

    Cyber is front and center as the 115th Congress completes its first month, with multiple investigations into Russia’s election-related hacking and now a resolution to create a Senate Select Committee on Cybersecurity. 01/26/2017

  • Contracting
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    Telecom transition is looming

    It's close to award time for GSA's huge next-generation telecom contract, and the agency has been working hard to set the stage for its implementation. 01/26/2017

  • Homeland Security
    Border fence. Shutterstock image.

    Border wall not a high-rise, warns former CBP head

    The president's proposed wall on the Mexican border will require close consultation with on-the-ground border agents to make sure what is put up doesn't go down like a previous effort did, former Customs and Border Protection Commissioner says. 01/26/2017

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