The Affordable Care Act's Embarrassing Moment of Tooth

The administration mistakenly included dental plans in the 7.3 million enrollment total under Obamacare. Without them, the government missed its target.

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What The Major Networks Put on TV Instead of Obama’s Immigration Speech

None of the four broadcast networks aired the president's address.

Obama Sets Out to Change 'Broken' Immigration System On His Own

The president announced major action on immigration in an address from the White House Thursday night.

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An Incredibly Simple Way to Defuse Political Fights

Just hearing an ideological opponent make a minor concession creates significant differences in how people view them.

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Which Matters Most? Ambition or Talent?

It comes down to the difference between a star and a journeyman.

Video and Transcript: Obama Announces Immigration Plan

The president is to announced his plans to fix the American immigration system.

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5 Things to Do When You’re Riding the Struggle Bus

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Government Tech Recruiting Still Overshadowed by Blunder

Democrats are concerned Todd Park’s recent grilling could hurt his efforts to recruit top tech talent.

The CIA Reviewed Books About Snowden and Is Not Impressed

The spy agency describes Glenn Greenwald’s recent book as full of “bitter ad hominem rationale.”

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Video: The Case for Napping at Work

The Atlantic's James Hamblin makes the argument for a siesta at the workplace.

GSA Buildings Chief a 'Convert' to Open-Office Setups

Concept not only saves money, but makes a "dramatic difference" in employee interactions, Dong says.

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The Gender-Wage Gap Is Shrinking—or Is It?

Why Millennial women will make more than their mothers, but less than their brothers.

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Former Federal Leaders Seek Legislation to Save the SES

Group says action needed to preserve and protect the federal senior executive corps.