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Congress Tries to Cram in Border Response, VA Reforms Before Summer Recess

Hurdles remain before legislators leave for the summer.

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The Afghan Military’s Tracking of U.S.-Supplied Weapons Is Sloppy at Best

Watchdog warns that incomplete inventory could help arming of insurgents.

Congress Reaches Deal on Firing VA Senior Execs Immediately

Bill adds $12 billion in new funding for VA personnel and facilities.

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How to Overcome Your Fear of Thinking

Three ways to focus on tough challenges without having a panic attack.

Millions in Tax Debt Won’t Stop You from Qualifying for a Pentagon Security Clearance

83,000 contractors and feds owing a total of $730 million in unpaid taxes are eligible for clearances at Defense.

A poster of Edward Snowden's face hangs in Berlin in June after a rally.

The Most Famous Whistleblowers on Why They Leaked

Daniel Ellsberg and Edward Snowden on accountability in government.

Excellence in Government The Charging Bull sculpture sits in New York's Bowling Green Park near Wall St.

Five Lessons to Learn From The Wall Street Career of Ace Greenberg

Hard work beat a degree and other notes from the giant.

A U.S. sailor and a Chinese soldier work with a Beretta M9 aboard the USS Mason.

How Military Guns Make the Civilian Market

The U.S. Army plans to select a new standard-issue handgun. If history is a guide, similar pistols will soon start appearing at gun stores and crime scenes near you.

EPA Chief Won't Ditch the Waters Rule, But She Is Digging for Answers

Gina McCarthy is reaching out to critics in the farm community and pledging to respond to their concerns.

Why Intelligence Whistleblowers Can't Use Internal Channels

Too many are persecuted–and the wrongdoing that prompted them to speak out is too seldom addressed.

Sen. Bernie Sanders (pictured) is working with Rep. Jeff Miller on the deal.

Lawmakers Somehow Nail Down a Plan to Fix the VA System

Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Jeff Miller will announce details this week.

Excellence in Government U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Michael Oates, commander of 10th Mountain Division, delivers a speech during a change of authority ceremony in 2008 in Iraq.

How Business Skills Can Develop Better Military Officers

Three things the Army could learn from corporate America.

The Government Is Cracking Down on School Bake Sales

States are trying to circumvent federal nutrition standards that would limit sugary foods at school fundraisers.

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