VA Will Increase Pay for New Docs, Dentists

Incoming physicians could earn between $20,000 and $35,000 more annually as part of major recruitment effort.

Read moreSeptember 17Leave a comment sheff /


Watchdogs Would Gain Subpoena Power Under House Bill arrowOversight panel’s bipartisan approach would also speed up inspector general ethics ...

12:08 PM ET Leave a comment
Islamic State

Obama's ISIS Strategy Will Not Achieve Its Goals, Security Insiders Say arrowBut a majority of the same experts say that the U.S. is safer now ...

11:00 AM ET Leave a comment
Excellence in Government

A Formula for Perfect Productivity: Work for 52 Minutes, Break for 17 arrowFinally, social scientists suggest a precise time for mid-afternoon ...

11:00 AM ET Leave a comment

Antarctic Sea Ice Hits a Record Max, and That's Not Good arrowThe increase in ice may actually be a sign the warming continent is in trouble.

10:37 AM ET Leave a comment

Senate Likely to Pass Bill Keeping Government Open arrowMeasure is the beginning of a tougher conversation that will wait until after Election ...

10:07 AM ET Leave a comment
Excellence in Government

Employee Recognition: Try It, You’ll Like It arrowAcknowledging workers’ accomplishments is a win-win for everyone.

10:00 AM ET Leave a comment

Play of the Day: Why America Is More Afraid of Ebola Than ISIS arrowA new threat is here to scare Americans.

9:40 AM ET Leave a comment

Uncle Sam Drops $3M in Grants to Kill the Password arrowLogin alternatives to be tested include smartphone SIM cards and driver's licenses.

8:45 AM ET Leave a comment

When the Government Wanted a Database of Everyone's IQ arrowToday people worry about NSA spying. Fifty years ago it was intelligence tests. The ...

September 17 Leave a comment
State & Local

McCaskill Taps Her State Auditor Experience for Local Police Militarization Inquiry arrowMissouri senator’s previous state investigations found ...

September 17 Leave a comment

House Approves Stopgap Bill to Avoid Government Shutdown arrowMeasure will head to Senate, where it is expected to pass.

September 17 Leave a comment

Todd Park Subpoenaed to Testify on Security arrowPanel says new emails contradict former CTO’s previous statements.

September 17 Leave a comment

What will be the mail truck of the future? 11:27 AM ET image description Federal Eye (Washington Post)

Isolationists vs. Interventionists: The Latest GOP Split 11:22 AM ET image description Washington Wire (Wall Street Journal)

Politics Counts: How the NFL Unites Americans 10:33 AM ET image description Washington Wire (Wall Street Journal)


Special Report: Videoimage descriptionGovernment Executive posts videos on stories affecting federal managers and workers, in addition to stories and images. Read more

Like Excellence in Government on Facebookimage descriptionInteract with the best in innovation, people and performance. Read more

Government Employees Cause Nearly 60% of Public Sector Cyber Incidents image descriptionMisfired emails and other errors account for most of the compromised data. Read more

What's Being Done to Stop VA Mismanagementimage descriptionOur latest coverage of the widespread and potentially deadly problems at veterans health care facilities. Read more

SEP 17 CLOSE $14.5255 $16.4071 $26.2507 $35.4208 $25.9232
DAILY CHANGE 0.0008 -0.0111 0.0346 0.0481 -0.0857
THIS MONTH (%) 0.1 -1.06 0.01 -1.33 -1.42
FUND L 2050 L 2040 L 2030 L 2020 L Income
SEP 17 CLOSE $14.9027 $26.2294 $24.6686 $22.7681 $17.3116 About the TSP Ticker
DAILY CHANGE -0.0006 0.0000 -0.0007 -0.0008 0.0007 Monthly Returns
THIS MONTH (%) -0.62 -0.55 -0.46 -0.34 -0.1 TSP Site