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Pelosi: GOP Is ‘Threatening a Partial Government Shutdown’

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The two parties must reach a deal to continue funding the Homeland Security Department.

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Cigarette Butt Recycling Initiative Goes National With New Local Grants Program

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Keep America Beautiful’s Cigarette Litter Prevention Program plans to offer 50 grants to local governments and organizations.

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Despite Huge Victories, Republicans Face Some Obstacles at the State Level

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Republicans control the legislatures in 30 states, the most since the 1920s. What will they do with their increased clout?

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U.S. Central Command’s Twitter Account Appears to Be Hacked

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Menacing messages showed up on the government agency’s Twitter feed on Monday afternoon.

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Why Would Romney Run?

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The two-time candidate is considering a third presidential campaign, but will the country need a turnaround artist in 2016?

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The Management Cliché You Really Can’t Afford to Ignore

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A lot of people have this gripe about their boss.

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Keystone Debate Will Test New Senate GOP Majority

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Pipeline and immigration fights will headline a week that ends with party retreats.

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Jim Moran: Federal workers shouldn’t expect anything from new Congress

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Jim Moran looks at the House, once his home, from the outside.

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House Republicans Make an Aggressive Opening Bet on Immigration

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GOPers want to attack a signature Obama program, but it's not clear the Senate will play along.

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House considers bipartisan bill to ‘rein in excessive regulatory costs’

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The House this week is scheduled to consider a bipartisan bill designed to prevent federal regulations from becoming too costly.

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Delayed arrival in effect for federal workers in Washington region

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Start times on Monday will be two hours later than usual for federal employees in the Washington region because of expected icy conditions, according to an announcement from the Office of Personnel M

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Washington Agencies to Open Two Hours Late on Monday

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Forecasts called for freezing rain during the morning commute.

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Jackson, Michigan's Open Data Portal Is on Groundbreaking Track

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With help from the University of Michigan and the Sunlight Foundation, the city of Jackson's open data portal is nearly ready.

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Is federal hiring fair and open or do ‘special hiring authorities’ get in the way?

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The federal hiring process, often a headache for those seeking a spot on Uncle Sam’s staff, remained a maze even after the Obama administration implemented reforms almost five years ago.

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VA secretary tells student veterans: ‘Come join us’

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Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald on Friday encouraged student veterans to join his agency as it tries to improve customer service and recover from the biggest scandal in its history.

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How HR Departments Can Assert Their Value

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Human resources has an emerging role in building healthy organizations with engaged workforces.

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Shrinking IRS struggles to keep up with growing number of tax-exempt charities

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Remember when conservatives accused the Internal Revenue Service of being too aggressive toward nonprofit tea party groups?

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Obama Can’t Avoid Keystone XL Anymore

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Court decision puts decision on controversial pipeline back in president's lap

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Meet the People Who Are Stoked About Their City Not Getting the Olympics

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While local leaders celebrate hosting the Winter and Summer Games, some groups fight bids they say are too expensive and damaging.

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The Civil Servant Who Didn't Show Up to Work for 24 Years

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Want to know where it's really hard to fire a government employee? India.

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White House: France Must Remain Vigilant Against Terrorism

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The president addressed two terrorist attacks near Paris on Friday that left several people dead, including the perpetrators.

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Senior Exec Bonuses: Top Five Most Generous Agencies

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Some of these agencies gave out more in individual SES performance award money on average in fiscal 2012.

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Federal Agencies Shed Nearly 20,000 Jobs in 2014

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Job loss is actually an improvement on the previous year.

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Republicans to Battle Obama on Immigration

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Republicans are gearing up to use the Homeland Security funding bill to attack the president's executive order.

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Consider How You Want Them to Feel

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Focus on the other person in the conversation in your meetings.

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America's Best Performing Cities in 2014

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The knowledge and energy hubs of San Francisco and Texas are among the year’s biggest economic winners.

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Boston Is Now the U.S. Candidate to Host the 2024 Olympics

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Boston’s appeal was its ability to lean on its obvious assets: the top universities, medical centers and strong sports traditions.

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Keystone XL Supporters Score Victory in Nebraska Court Decision

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Court ruling clears the way for Obama to approve or reject the controversial oil sands project.

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Federal workers: What was the fallout from the GSA scandal?

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After the General Services Administration was widely criticized in 2012 for sending hundreds of employees to a junket in Las Vegas billed as a conference, the White House directed agencies across gov

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Why the government pays researchers to drug mice, birds and even spiders

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Zebra finches, mice and spiders. They’ve all been drugged to benefit humankind.

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An Odd Municipal Legal Battle in South Florida: Who Is the Mayor of Miami Lakes?

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Despite having his name cleared of past criminal charges for more than a year, Michael Pizzi is suing for the second time to reclaim the job—plus benefits and back pay—he says he is legally entitl

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Why Every Agency Needs a Chief Management Officer

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The top leader can't do it all in a mere 168-hour week.

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Democrats Tip Their Hand on Climate-Change Fight as Senate Keystone Bill Advances

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Failed amendment from Bernie Sanders sets up floor debate on climate science.

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VA Secretary Bob McDonald visits El Paso clinic after fatal shooting of doctor

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With a promise to ramp up security, Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald visited the El Paso VA clinic Thursday after an agency psychologist was fatally shot by an Iraq war veteran and former

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Congress Just Found a Way to Make Deficits Disappear

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This bit of accounting trickery could have dire consequences for the budget.

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How Much Money Is NYC Losing in Its Policing Slowdown?

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Those parking ticket fines add up.

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Edward Snowden is Happy With Life in Russia

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The fugitive leaker warns that the U.S. is ill-equipped to stop foreign cyberattacks—and opens up about how much he likes living under asylum in Russia.

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Fewer Senior Execs Got Bonuses in Fiscal 2013

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The amount of money top performers received on average also fell slightly between fiscal years 2012 and 2013, according to latest data.

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The 10 Categories Where Federal Agencies Spend the Most on Contracting

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White House moves forward with a plan to make federal acquisition more efficient.

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Why D.C. Better Hope It Wins the U.S. Olympic Bid

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The city is already sticking itself with the worst downsides of hosting the games. At least this way, it would be forced to make crucial improvements.

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House Passes Bill To Increase Jobs for Vets

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Legislation also would help small businesses by allowing them not to count vets with government health care toward employer mandate.

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The Index: 2015 Edition

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Your annual guide to key topics in federal retirement.

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The Obama Scandal That Republicans Won't Let Fade Away

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With Republicans in control of the Senate, expect new investigations into old scandals, like Fast and Furious.

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How a Seattle Programmer Used Public Records Laws to Push Police to Fix a Surveillance Video Tech Headache

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In an expansive interview, a formerly anonymous systems analyst details his plans to assist law enforcement on automated video redactions and greater transparency.

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The Last-Ditch Environmental Push to Defeat Keystone XL

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Greens are desperate to keep pro-pipeline majority under veto-proof levels.

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The FBI Is Working With France to Find the Charlie Hebdo Gunmen

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Agents are conducting “various database searches” to hunt down the attackers.

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Why D.C. Better Hope It Wins the U.S. Olympic Bid

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The city is already sticking itself with the worst downsides of hosting the games. At least this way, it would be forced to make crucial improvements.

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Four Key Workplace Laws That Don't Apply to Congress

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The Office of Compliance has some ideas for updating protections for Hill workers. And it wants a new name.

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Applying for a federal job? Management may already have someone in mind.

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Ever felt like the federal government blew off one of your job applications, or that you couldn’t find many agency openings to fit your qualifications?  There may be something to that.

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Wednesday's Paris Attack Is an Assault on American Values

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When Obama committed U.S. forces to combat the Islamic State, he said it was necessary to defend the nation’s core beliefs. That’s why an assault on a French newspaper hits so close to home.

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