With Potential 2017 Cuts Looming, OPM Updates Furlough and RIF Guidance

Budget experts say furloughs are likely this year if Congress enacts Trump’s proposed spending levels.

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Is Trump Still Tweeting From His Unsecured Android Phone? arrowIf so, he’s extremely vulnerable to being hacked.

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Will Any of the Lawsuits Against Trump's Businesses Succeed? arrowCitizens are suing the president to force him to sell his businesses.

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Trump Pledges New Office to Bring Business Innovation to Government Operations arrowSeveral elements mirror previous presidential efforts.

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IT Modernization Bill Could be Reintroduced to Congress This Week arrowRep. Will Hurd, R-Texas, could introduce a tweaked version of the ...

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Banning Executive Portraits Might Save Half a Million Dollars arrowA picture may be worth 1,000 words, but some lawmakers don’t think they’re ...

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Lawyer Pleads Guilty to Trying to Bilk Social Security of $550 Million arrowKentucky disability case is victory in ongoing effort against ...

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Excellence in Government

The Road to Government Reform Is Filled With Landmines arrowOur institutions were created for a different era, but the moment is ripe for change.

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Excellence in Government

Most in the Workplace Are Secretly Threatened By Creativity arrowIn schools, science, and business, we reward familiar ideas—not novel ones.

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Rewriting the Rules of Presidential Succession arrowA project begun after 9/11 assumes new urgency after the 2016 election—creating a more ...

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Play of the Day: The Health Care Bill That Wasn't arrowBill Maher and Jimmy Fallon examine the failure of the AHCA.

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Route Fifty

Fight Brews Between West Coast States and Trump Over Climate Policies arrow“To have a president who will in the next few days, or weeks, announce ...

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Seeing the IT Road Ahead with Riverbed image description When you serve as CIO for a federal agency, there are many IT challenges. One of the most fundamental is a basic lack of network visibility.

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