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Senators Press for Flood Insurance Fraud Probe

FEMA and SBA faulted for mishandling Hurricane Sandy aid.

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Feds Will Miss a Pay Raise Champion

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Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski will not seek re-election.

Funding Impasse Is Already Disrupting DHS Operations

Plans for new technologies and equipment remain up in the air.

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Samantha Power: U.S.-Israel Partnership 'Transcends Politics and It Always Will'

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations unsurprisingly affirms U.S. commitment to Israel.

Mikulski made the announcement Monday.

Barbara Mikulski Marks the End of an Era

The senator from Maryland announced her retirement Monday.

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What Animals Teach Us About Measuring Intelligence

Brain power is not comparative and problems arise whenever we attempt to quantify it.

House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price, R-Ga., says Keith Hall brings an impressive level of expertise to CBO.

Republican Pick for CBO Director Draws Mostly Good Reviews

George Mason Professor Keith Hall defended government’s jobless numbers from attacks.

Lawmakers Seek to Reverse Cuts to Some Travel Allowances

Bill would repeal Pentagon policy that reduced per diem rates for military and civilian employees on long-term travel.

5 Things To Watch In SCOTUS' Obamacare Arguments

These questions will help determine who comes out ahead in the challenge to the Affordable Care Act's insurance subsidies.

The S Fund Led TSP's February Gains

All but one fund posted positive returns last month.

Obama's 'Privacy Bill of Rights' Gets Bashed from All Sides

The proposal aims to give consumers more control over their own information, but privacy advocates say it doesn't go far enough.

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Three Ways to Coach the Person, Not the Problem

If you’re a leader who cares about developing your people, you have to coach them, not their problems.

Court Once Again Renews NSA Spying Authority

Mass surveillance will continue for now, but is set to expire on June 1—unless Congress acts.

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