Loretta Lynch tells Senate: I Won't Always Agree With Obama

The administration's nominee for attorney general appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday.

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Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., said Congress must pass a spending bill quickly.

Would a DHS Shutdown Mark the 'Height of Irresponsibility?'

Democrats say it would, Republicans counter that "it wouldn’t be the end of the world."

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Process Improvement: Making the Complicated Simple

6 tips for developing methodologies as your mission unfolds.

A soldier keeps watch at the Afghanistan-Pakistan border.

Panel Expected to Call For Major Changes to Military Retirement and Health Benefits

Commission reportedly will recommend a new retirement system that would result in less generous pensions.

Play of the Day: Friends Don't Let Friends Drone Drunk

The latest White House security incident gives recreational drone pilots a needed reminder about safety.

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The Incredibly Simple Trick to Effective Work Email

Keep it in the subject line and use the word "urgent."

Obamacare Nears Enrollment Coverage Goal

More than 9.5 million people have signed up for insurance.

The San Ysidro border crossing is marked.

Senate Set to Join Immigration Fight

The chamber will take up the House-passed Homeland Security funding bill as early as next week.

New Plain Language Champs: Social Security, Homeland Security and SEC

Education, Interior and State departments earn F’s on annual report card.

Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, the new chairman of the oversight panel.

Lawmakers Bicker Over Treatment of Feds in First Oversight Committee Meeting

New chairman promises to change the panel’s discourse, but old battles continue.

“Closing facilities and cutting services will lead to delays that will harm Michigan businesses and families," said Sen. Debbie Stabenow.

Senator Looks to Keystone Bill to Stop Postal Facility Closures

Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., introduces amendment that would delay the closures for two years.