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First Case of Ebola Has Been Diagnosed in the United States

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed a case in Dallas on Tuesday.

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VA CIO: Scheduling System Software Will Be Fielded by 2017, Not 2020

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The department says a chart depicting a full rollout not till 2020 was outdated and it's committed to a two-year rollout.

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Leasing offers opportunities for managers of government mowing fleets

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Jack Switzer and Bill Frank of the John Deere Turf Division

Experts from John Deere explain how leasing offers flexibility for managers facing tight budgets.

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Veterans Benefits Administration Gets New Communications Chief

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Seasoned public affairs director Boone started at VBA last week.

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Some TRICARE Enrollees Won’t Have to Pay Annual Fee Increases

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The Pentagon is making an exception for two groups of Prime beneficiaries.

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We've updated Congress for iPhone with <3's for OpenCongress

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Earlier this year our OpenCongress team announced that they had created

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Occupy Central and China's Policy of Give and Take

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Since exploding on the international stage on Friday, the ongoing pro-democracy rally in Hong Kong known as Occupy Central has galvanized

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The risks of aging infrastructure

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Neil Lieberman, senior vice president and chief marketing officer at VFA, Inc., discusses the potential problems of aging infrastructure, and potential data-driven solutions.

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FCC Mulls Banning Redskins Name

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A petition claims the use of the team name on TV violates indecency regulations.

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Los Angeles County to Consolidate Data, IT Systems

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The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted on Tuesday, Sept.

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Government, the Last Great Technology Skeptic

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Aversion to technology remains an issue in all branches of government.

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Slouching Towards Not Slouching

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Millions of American office workers experience bad posture and back pain. Can gadgets help remind us to stand up straight?

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Nebraskans rally against Keystone XL Pipeline

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The proposed Keystone XL Pipeline project, which if approved would carry crude oil from Canada to Texas, is creating bitter divisions in communities throughout the Midwest.

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Voter ID laws could cause problems in Virginia

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According to the Virginia Department of Elections, an estimated 200,000 people may lack the requisite IDs to vote in November's elections.

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Tangled Up in FOIA Requests, Agencies Turn to Technology

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Think user experience to simplify back-end processes.

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Speeders beware

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Sheepshead Bay, N.Y., speed cam racks up $77,000 in fines in a single day.

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Secret Service Head Faces Steep Climb to Regain Trust

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Julia Pierson is at the low ebb of her tenure as the first woman to head the agency.

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How Congress Could Help Agencies Resist Hasty End-of-the-Year Spending

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Agencies move money at five times the normal rate in the final week of the fiscal year, study shows.

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Leidos wins $25M task order to help VA with enteprise architecture program

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Leidos has won a potentially $25 million task order to provide technical and programmatic support to help the Veterans Affairs Department in executing the OneVA Enterprise Architecture program.

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Caelum wins GSA task order for Integrated Award Environment

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Caelum Research wins a $9 million task order to support GSA's Integrated Award Environment.

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Stop hacking random stuff. It’s getting trivial.

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I was gratified to read Dave Aitel’s ran

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Nebraska’s Big Prison Mess; Feds Frown on New Jersey Sports Betting

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Also in our State & Local news roundup: Stories from Texas, Nevada and Ohio.

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Who Exactly Underestimated ISIS?

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The president's acknowledgement that the U.S. "underestimated" the rise of ISIS raised more questions than it answered.

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WWF's Living Planet Report Paints Stark Picture of Unsustainable Development

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By expanding cities, cutting down forests and overfishing the seas, humanity has caused a 52% decline in the population of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and fish since 1970.

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House hearing hits Secret Service culture following failures at White House

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Julia A. Pierson might need more than a bulletproof vest to protect her job security as Secret Service director after the shots she took from members of Congress Tuesday.

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7 keys to DOD's huge health opportunity

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The Defense Department's health IT opportunity is set for rapid growth. Here are seven keys to finding the right opportunity for your company.

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Sunlight challenges a trademark takedown

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On Sept.

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Georgia Tech wins $17M order to support Air Force comms aircraft

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Georgia Tech Applied Research Corp. has won a $17 million delivery order to provide the Air Force with support for its Advanced Automated Tactical Communications aircraft.

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NAVMAR Applied Sciences wins $12.3M contract for small biz research efforts

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NAVMAR Applied Sciences Corp. has won a $12.3 million delivery order to assess, procure and deploy intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance and other systems for the Navy.

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Does the Intelligence Community Really Get Hadoop?

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Intelligence experts say the government needs to hire more data scientists to keep up with the big-data savvy private sector.

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Porn Purveyor Serves up Nude Celeb Photos and Lookalikes on Hacked Sites

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Some of the compromised Web pages belong to schools and church groups.

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Special Counsel to Supreme Court: Don’t Unravel Whistleblower Protections

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Amicus brief defends ex-Homeland Security air marshal.

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NOAA Taps New Head for Satellite Programs

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Chief among new NOAA satellite guru’s priorities will be overseeing two new programs worth a collective $20 billion

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Front-Line Morale Problems Are Threatening Homeland Security

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The White House intruder is only the tip of the iceberg.

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SEWP V awards coming soon

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NASA soon will be notifying the winners of the $10 billion SEWP V contract. Who's going to start off fiscal 2015 with a win?

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Nextdoor Debuts Service for Public Agencies

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Nextdoor.com, the private social network for neighborhoods, announced today the launch of Nextdoor for Public Agencies.

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With Vision of Internet Magna Carta, Web We Want Campaign Aims To Go Beyond Protest Mode

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On Saturday, Tim Berners-Lee reiterated his call for an Internet Magna Cart

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North American Green Fleet Forum

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The Sacramento Clean Cities Coalition will be bringing two days of training and educational sessions on greening vehicle fleets and the to Sacramento, Calif., this coming October.

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GAO: Agencies Have Room to Improve Data Center Savings Reports

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A General Accountability Office report indicates that several federal agencies encounter challenges when they estimate or report savings from their data center consolidation efforts.

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Ford introduces concept vehicle for prison transport (with related video)

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Ford has introduced a concept vehicle for prison transport.

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Boeing wins $43.3M contract to support Poseidon aircraft

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Boeing has won a $43.3 million contract to support the Navy’s P-8A Poseidon Multi-mission Maritime Aircraft.

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First POST: Lifestyles

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Google's CEO on "work-life balance"; how CloudFlare just doubled the size of the encrypted web; Dems like Twitter; Reps like Pinterest; and much, much more.

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Hoboken's Map-Centric Approach to Crowdsource Public Input

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It’s as simple as putting a pin on an interactive map.

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FCC Unanimously Strikes Down NFL Blackout Rule

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Commissioner calls the ruling a "victory for fans."

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The Case For Being Average

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Being average usually gets you ahead of at least of half the people.

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How Mindful Road Warriors Stay Connected

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Travel tips for staying in touch with people (the three-dimensional kind, not faceless pixels).

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Report: India’s PM Eyes Joint Dev’t of High-Tech Weapons With the US

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India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi intends to push for a potential joint weapons development project with the U.S.

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The Secret Service Can't Catch a Break (or an Intruder)

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The Iraq War veteran who ran into the White House earlier this month made it much farther than the Secret Service initially admitted, The Washington Post reports.

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2014 NGLCC Policy & Procurement Forum

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The National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce will convene the National Business Inclusion Consortium as part of its upcoming 2014 Policy and Procurement Forum Nov. 20.

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Download GovExec State & Local’s 1st E-Book

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Read a selection of stories by Senior Editor Michael Grass about innovation in state and local government.

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