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VA Employees Say They Are ‘Prisoners of a System’ They Can’t Change

‘Secretary Bob’ looks to add staff, reduce infrastructure and allow more private care.

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Clapper Touts Progress at Integrating Intelligence Community

National Intelligence director continues plans for cuts under sequestration.

House Committee Prods Energy Department to Use More Supercomputers

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The House Committee on Science, Space and Technology approved a bill that would require the Energy Department to invest in supercomputing research.

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The bill instructs DHS to employ at least 21,370 Border Patrol agents.

What Is Actually in the Homeland Security Funding Bill

Winners, losers and major policy initiatives in the shutdown-averting bill.

A bull moose walks through Alaska's Denali National Park in 2009.

Gina McCarthy: Moose Meat Insult Hurt People I Care About

The EPA administrator apologized for saying Alaskan moose meat “could gag a maggot.”

Personal Email Use Now in Oversight Committee’s Sights

Hearing on Chemical Safety Board could be preview of probe into Hillary Clinton's email at State.

The Next Looming Deadline Federal Employees Should Know About

The government will hit the debt ceiling on March 15 unless Congress acts, and likely tap into federal retirement coffers to avoid a default.

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It's a Data Request, Not a Fire Drill

What to do when the boss needs an answer, now.

U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Anthony Kite looks out of an MV-22B Osprey as it prepares to land at the U.S. Embassy in Monrovia, Liberia, to support Operation United Assistance.

U.S. Ebola Operation in West Africa Gets a Watchdog

Pentagon inspector general Rymer to work with deputy from USAID.

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Ex-CIA Chief Petraeus Avoids Jail Time

The retired general will pay $40,000 and get two years' probation. Not all leakers are so lucky.

Excellence in Government TSA screeners on the job at Denver International Airport.

A Lesson for DHS: Engagement Happens at the Local Level

Team managers, not agency leaders, set the tone.

Long-Serving NTEU President Announces Retirement

Colleen Kelley to end 16-year tenure in August.

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