Senior Execs to Congress: Making Us At-Will Employees Will 'Destroy' Us

The push to make it easier to fire bad apples in the SES is scaring top career officials, according to a new survey.

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18F Wants to Make More Dot-Govs Accessible to People with Disabilities


Many federal websites aren't designed for the visually and hearing impaired. 18F is trying to change that.

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Indiana Governor Uses Federal Statute to Defend Controversial Law

Federal agencies already deal with religious freedom issues.

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White House Launches Sales Pitch on Climate Pledge

Administration sees leadership role in bringing countries to table in Paris talks.

IRS chief John Koskinen testifies on Capitol Hill about the agency's budget.

IRS Chief Warns Budget Cuts Harming Recruitment, Customer Service

But filing season is going "swimmingly" despite predictions, Koskinen says.

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Leaders Rarely Do What It Takes to Develop Others

How to help your employees find growth opportunities.

Women's Climb Up the Federal Management Ranks, in One Chart

Twenty-nine percent of government supervisors and managers in 2014 who had worked fewer than 10 years in government were women.


Bureau of Prisons Wanted Whistleblower to Work from a Converted Jail Cell

BOP referred another employee for a mental health exam after she blew whistle on problems in a substance abuse program.

More Women Are on Leadership Tracks in the Federal Government

The trend is especially apparent among younger women, report finds.

Hillary Clinton testifies on Capitol Hill on the Benghazi attacks.

Benghazi Panel Wants 'Interview' With Clinton on Emails

The House committee hopes the former secretary of State will agree to a sit-down to explain her actions.

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Visualizing the Global Gender Gap

A new visualization charts the great lengths countries must go to achieve gender equality.

EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy

EPA Chief: Keystone Won't Be A 'Disaster for the Climate'

Gina McCarthy suggested that no single issue would wreck the climate.

Obamacare Could Be in Trouble if It Drives Businesses From Insurance Market

Affordable Care Act rules affecting more small businesses next year could drive them to self-insure.