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After Election Loss, Teachout and Wu Keep Up Net Neutrality an Anti-Comcast Merger Campaign

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The Teachout/Wu campaign may have lost, but their pro net-neutrality campaign continued Monday as both former candidates participated in a rallly in New York City marking the final day to comment

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{Personality Tests} Don't Give Me That "I"!

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People are complex, variable and unpredictable.

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Will New Jersey’s Red-Light Camera Program Die This Year?

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James Kern III, elected as the Garden State’s youngest mayor, explains why he thinks automated traffic enforcement is wrong for his locality.

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D.C. Statehood Bill Gets Rare Capitol Hill Hearing

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A U.S. Senate committee considers a 51st state proposal to give equal voting rights to residents in the nation's capital.

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21 win $7.2B Army intell contract

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Eleven large and 10 small businesses have won spots on a five-year, $7.2 billion Army contract for global intelligence support.

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The Chertoff Group names new principal

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The Chertoff Group has named David Leach principal, where he will advise clients across all stages of the business lifecycle.

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Gallery: Products that keep government-operated golf courses looking up to par

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Here are tools and equipment that keep government-operated golf courses looking great, along with other golf-related gear.

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Information Security: From the Enterprise to the Employees

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Watch the livestream here.

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Agencies Are Increasingly Dismissing Discrimination Claims for the Wrong Reasons

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EEOC is reversing nearly half of dismissals; USPS and Army among the worst offenders.

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Despite Obama’s Pledge to Curb It, NSA Mass Surveillance Wins Rubber Stamp

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Mass surveillance just earned another 90-day blank check, nine months after President Obama promised to rein in the NSA’s spying powers.

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EXCLUSIVE: New Connect.gov Aims to Consolidate Your Passwords

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VA.gov, other federal sites will accept universal credentials starting this fall.

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How honeypots can help stop data breaches (with related video)

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Greg Martin

Greg Martin of ThreatStream tells how honeypots can stop data breaches and help provide security.

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Most Americans Believe in Obama's ISIS Plan, but Not in Him

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A lot Americans support President Obama's plan to attack the Islamic State, even though a majority of Americans don't think it will work.

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The Ultimate Office Perk: Not Having an Office

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The makers of WordPress learned the secret to employee happiness years ago.

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The Pentagon Sent Extra Military Gear to School Districts Too

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A coalition of civil rights groups is asking the Defense Department to stop transfers of military equipment to school districts.

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Patent Office Confirms Concerns Over Telework Fraud

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Agency chiefs says new policies were implemented to curb abuse.

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How Awful Will the Midterms be for the Democrats?

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Midterm elections come in three varieties for the White House party: bad, really bad, and horrific.

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Highway Safety Board Found to Be Slow, Timid

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New York Times report says NHTSA may be more interested in popular safety ratings than investigating potential dangers.

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​Without Users, Performance Measurement Is Useless

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Getting meaningful metrics to the right people drives improvements.

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Northrop Grumman wins $354M contract to increase Air Force's Global Hawk fleet

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Northrop Grumman has won a $354 million contract to add three more RQ-4 Global Hawk UAVs to the Air Force’s fleet.

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How many social media networks does a small business need?

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Large and medium sized businesses use a plethora of social media platforms to reach customers, partners and potential employees, but for small business and their limited resources LinkedIn might be th

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White House Introduces New Class of Innovation Fellows

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Private sector whizzes to spend a year on government problems.

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Will contractors get a slice of Obama's $5B ISIS fund?

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With the United States beginning its operations to "degrade and destroy" ISIS in the Middle East, President Obama has requested $5 billion for a counterterrorism fund, some of which will flow to contr

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Mikey Dickerson: No Paper Pushing at US Digital Service

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The head of the U.S. Digital Service is taking a fix-it first approach to his office.

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FBI's Facial-Recognition Technology Goes Live

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Next-gen facial-recognition technology has arrived, despite concerns from privacy groups.

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Who Didn’t Win a Piece of This Army Infosec Deal?

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The winners include 11 large firms tapped for $5 billion in contracts and 10 small ones whose slice of the pie is valued at $2.1 billion.

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Flood-soaked Arizona could be in for more rain

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Due to last week's heavy rains and flash floods, Gov. Jan Brewer declared a state of emergency in two Arizona Counties. Now it's looking like more rain may be on the way.

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Security clearance process: work in progress

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During a memorial service days after 12 people were slain at the Washington Navy Yard last year, President Obama said, “It’s clear we need to do a better job of securing our military facilities an

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$23 Million Govtech Fund Opens for Business

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Government tech startups have reason to cheer: $23 million in seed funding is up for grabs by way of the Govtech Fund, a new venture capital aimed at irrigating a rising crop of

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Proposed Rule Prohibits Federal Contractors From Firing Employees Who Discuss Pay

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Groups have 90 days to comment on regulations to implement President Obama’s April executive order.

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Sunlight, Ellsberg and others oppose Senate version of the USA FREEDOM Act

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Photo credit: Architect of the Capitol via Flickr

The Senate version of the USA FREEDOM Act is a problematic answer to an e

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Senate electronic filing should be a done deal — we’ll keep fighting until it is

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During Transparency September, we have been highlighting bills that should be relatively non-controversial, eas

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Lawmakers Seek Todd Park Subpoena Over HealthCare.gov Security

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Panel charges White House involvement in Obamacare website woes.

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It’s more than just for money

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If the financial squeeze on cities and counties in lessening, why is the use of PPPs continuing to grow?

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One Chart Showing Every Military Pay Raise in the Last 30 Years

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Congress could soon match the lowest military pay raise in recent memory.

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First POST: Lessig of Two Evils

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Updates on Lawrence Lessig's MayDay SuperPac; Glenn Greenwald goes after New Zealand; a virtual revolution in Saudi Arabia; and much, much more.

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Demand for doctors is impacting cities

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A looming shortage of doctors could threaten the healthcare systems of American cities.

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First of its Kind Venture Capital Fund Pumps Millions into GovTech Startups

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The GovTech Fund has raised $23 million and invested in four companies.

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Making Seattle's Waterfront Vision a Reality

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Also in our State & Local roundup: Michigan's Amtrak service is getting a major upgrade thanks to Wisconsin. Plus, Utah's local agencies have a lot of surplus military weapons.

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Ernest Moniz: DOE Seeks to Build Microgrid Tech in 7 States with $8M Investment

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The Energy Department will pour $8 million into seven microgrid projects throughout the United States in a bid to build resiliency in event of an extreme weather disturbance or power outage.

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Spending and taxing important to mayoral races

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Spending and taxes are becoming important issues in mayoral races across the country.

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Bernie Sanders May Challenge Hillary Clinton in 2016

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Sen. Bernie Sanders says he's considering running for president in 2016. But will he do it as an independent or as a Democrat?

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At These Tech Companies, the Biggest Office Perk is Getting Rid of the Office

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Allowing employees to work from anywhere makes it easier to focus on the work itself.

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LEED efficiency has increased over time

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By analyzing 10 years of LEED data, the U.S.

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Will Firing One Background Check Contractor Fix the Broken Security Clearance System?

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Industry and employee representatives say USIS’ removal could backfire.

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What is the NYPD Doing on Twitter?

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New York's Police Department is getting raining on how to gain followers and influence on Twitter.

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Don't Worry About the Size of the Government

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Setting out to shrink the size of agencies at all costs can actually raise them—as Louisiana's child-welfare system found.

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Today in #OpenGov 9/15/2014

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Keep reading for today's look at #OpenGov news, events, and analysis, including expanding whistleblower court options, a data refresh in San Francisco, and five years of data.gov. 

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How You Can Build a Strong Analytics Foundation at Your Agency

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Imagine creating twice the amount of data of the entire printed collection of the Library Congress – every single day.

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FBI’s Criminal Biometrics Info System Enters ‘Full Operational Capability’

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The FBI has declared its new biometric identification system to be in the full operational capability phase nearly one month after the bureau said it completed work to convert 30 million records and

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