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Play of the Day: Paul Manafort's Russian Ties and Donald Trump arrowThe accusations about the president's former campaign manager intensified ...

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Please Back Away From the Partisan Brink arrowThe politics of deep division are making it very difficult for government to do its job.

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Budget Cuts, a Retirement Scam, the Latest on the 2018 Pay Raise, and More arrowA weekly roundup of pay and benefits news.

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Revamp DHS Cyber Authorities, Former Officials Urge Congress arrowEx-NSA Director Keith Alexander also suggested reducing the number of DHS ...

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Ex-OMB Controller Praises Trump’s Agency Reorganization Plan arrowMader likes "whole of government" view and 12-month lead time.

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What One Joint Chief Of Staff Thinks of Trump arrowDo the generals have too much influence? I asked the U.S. Air Force’s top military leader.

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Inbox Zero is a Waste of Time. This is How a World-class Behavioral Economist Tames His Email arrowDan Ariely created an automatic reply email ...

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Florida Lawmakers Consider ‘Whiskey and Wheaties’ Proposal arrowAlso in our State and Local Daily Digest: Budget showdown in West Virginia; Trump ...

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Memo to OMB: Speed Kills arrowSetting aside the debate over what should be funded (or not), much could be achieved if the administration took a ...

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