President Bernie Sanders Would Dismantle NSA Spying

Hillary Clinton is reluctant to take a clear stance on mass surveillance. But Sanders has no problem knocking the spy agency’s “Orwellian” programs.

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Why People Who Put ‘Data Scientist’ on Their LinkedIn Profiles Earn More Money


As the White House’s first chief data scientist, DJ Patil explains the growing importance of his field during his speech at the National Science Foundation.

US CIO Tony Scott Says Federal IT is Now a ‘Contact Sport.’ Here’s the Rulebook.


New OMB guidance aims to break down barriers that have sprouted up between IT decision-makers and other agency officials.


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Rep. Gerry Connolly, D-Va., was one of the lawmakers who introduced the bill.

House Members Pursue Holy Grail of Federal Program Efficiency

Bipartisan bill would create project manager career path, standards.

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TSP Sees Some Improvement in April

April brought modest growth for most of the funds in the federal employee Thrift Savings Plan, though two slipped into the red. By

Bill Bans Bonuses for VA Senior Executives

House version of the fiscal 2016 VA spending bill prohibits funds from being used for SES performance awards.

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I Vt., talks about his agenda in running for president.

What a Bernie Sanders Presidency Would Mean for the Federal Workforce

The Vermont senator has a strong track record advocating for feds.

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President Obama tries out different office chairs soon after being sworn in as President in 2009.

Senators Want to Smooth the Next President’s Transition to Power

Bill would require agency liaisons and training for political appointees.

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How to Hack Your Coffee Habit to Improve Your Focus and Decrease Anxiety

You probably work with someone who often cries, "I need coffee. I can’t think." Here is how you can avoid becoming that person.

Bernie Sanders Enters 2016 Race as an Alternative to Clinton

The anti-war Vermont senator calls for accountable defense spending and better veterans care, setting him apart from other 2016 candidates.

Democrats Press FCC to Unmask Koch-Backed Groups

Nancy Pelosi and other Democrats are pushing the KOCH Act to require tougher disclosure rules for political TV ads.