Obama Has Signed a Bill Erasing the Words 'Oriental' and 'Negro' From Federal Legislation

The bill affects two late-1970s laws.

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OMB Gets High Marks for Pursuing Cross Agency Priority Goals

GAO suggests a bit more transparency would help interagency cooperation.

Twitter Schools the Clinton Campaign on How Venn Diagrams Work

In hindsight, the graphic was a poor choice for the Democrat.


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Neurotic? Then Nothing is More Stressful Than Peace and Quiet, Research Shows

Researchers discover that neurotic people find anxiety-inducing environments more restorative than traditionally calm ones.

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Don’t Let a Toxic Employee Define You

Those master manipulators have a way of destroying morale and draining bosses’ energy.

HUD Secretary Julian Castro said the department jumped at the chance to work with Toyota.

HUD Turns to the 'Toyota Way' to Cut Through Red Tape in Hiring

Toyota is offering free advice on speeding up the process without sacrificing quality.

FDA's New Label Rules, Explained

Under the new regulations, food- and drink-makers must disclose added sugars on their labels.

The CDC Says 279 Pregnant U.S. Women Have Tested Positive for Zika

The CDC is now reporting that nearly 300 women in the U.S. and its territories have the virus.

Shooting Reported Near the White House

The president was not in the compound at the time.

Lawmaker: Get Criminal Investigators Out of a ‘Failed Bureaucracy’

Bill would separate IRS’s investigative unit from the rest of the agency.

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How To Attract Millennials to the Public Sector

A different generation requires a different approach to recruiting.

The D.C. skyline is shown in front of the photovoltaic array on top of the Forrestal Building, headquarters of the Energy Department.

The Department of Energy Launched a Surprisingly Great Podcast

Direct Current has all the quirks of public radio, and a lot of useful information about clean energy policies.