How Trump Will 'Take the Shackles Off' DHS Employees With New Immigration Policies

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Mattis Takes on the Pentagon Bureaucracy arrowThe secretary of Defense wants to reform the sprawling department’s business functions and ...

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How Trump Can Avoid the Reorganization Trap His Predecessors Fell Into arrowIt’s hard to save big money by cutting agencies without cutting ...

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Can a ‘Comparable’ Super Hornet Steal Orders from the F-35C? arrowTwo aircraft are on President Trump’s radar. Here’s how they’re different, and ...

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A Border Wall by 2020? Doubt It arrowMegaprojects are rarely, if ever, completed on schedule.

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Auditor Thrashes 18F for IT Security Vulnerabilities, 18F Staffers Shoot Back arrow18F staffers say the report confuses security with checking ...

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An 'Unelected Bureaucrat' Talks Regulatory Reform arrowTrump administration and House Republican push to kill rules overlooks complexities, ...

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Okla. Senate OKs Bill to Strip Local Non-Discrimination Ordinances arrowAlso in our State and Local Daily Digest: Proposal to block new wind ...

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A Telecommunications Fable: Struggles for Service in Rural Maine arrowOur editor-at-large documents how some small coastal communities are ...

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‘Our Readiness for a Terrorist Attack Is Dangerously Low’ arrow“I’ve never seen anything quite like” Trump’s approach to national security, says ...

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