Trump Pledges Governmentwide Hiring Freeze

The proposal would be implemented on his first day in office, Trump said in a speech in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.

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The Air Force Doesn’t Know How to Test Its Future Robotic Wingmen

How do you surprise a drone that can revise its strategy hundreds of times in an eyeblink?

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IG Faults EPA for Not Intervening Seven Months Sooner in Flint Water Crisis

Inspector general is still involved in an ongoing criminal investigation.

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Iraqi army soldiers wait for an attack to begin against the Islamic State group of Mosul on Thursday.

As Mosul Battle Rages, Carter Heads to Europe for Anti-ISIS Talks

A long-scheduled gathering becomes a real-time assessment for the complex offensive.

Denying Trump’s Denial, U.S. Intel Chief Says There’s More Evidence of Russian Hacking

The nation’s top intelligence official says “forensic and other” evidence proves Russian election interference.

Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, is a supporter of reviving the office.

Still Alive: The Movement to Un-Shutter the Office of Technology Assessment

Bipartisan Capitol Hill effort would modernize OTA and counter its reputation as leftist.

On Politics

The First Broken Promise of Hillary Clinton's Presidency

Why her vow not to “add a penny to the debt” is an impossible pledge to keep.

 Barack Obama, right, bids farewell to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as they take a closer look at the Atomic Bomb Dome after laying wreaths at the cenotaph for victims of the 1945 atomic bombing at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in September.

Refusing to Nuke First

Why rejecting nuclear preemption reflects strength, not weakness

Play of the Day: Trump Doesn't Care About Your Traditions

When he's president, he's going to break the mold.

Excellence in Government

Six Tools for Communicating Complex Ideas

Business leaders need to know how to make their information stick.

The contested 2000 Bush v. Gore election presented a challenge for GSA.

GSA Chief Could Be in the Hot Seat if a Defeated Trump Won’t Concede

Transition law gives agency chief sole authority to ascertain election winner.

Retirement Planning

8 Myths About Federal Retirement

Just because a lot of people think something is true doesn’t mean it is.

Lockheed’s Pitch: Buy Our Training Jet, Save Taxpayers $1 Billion

Company officials say they can build the jets faster, and that should give them a leg up in the T-X bid evaluation.


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