Is Fiorina Better Off Being Left Out Of The Next Debate?

Despite the climb in the polls, the 2016 contender still may not make it onto the main stage. In an outsider’s campaign, that might not be a bad thing.

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Yet Another Lois Lerner Email Account Identified

Justice Department acknowledges new documents are headed to Judicial Watch.

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OPM to Agencies: We're Here to Help

The government's HR office is trying to be more proactive in helping agencies create the most effective workforce.

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Modafinil Really Is a 'Smart Drug,' But Is It Workplace Doping?

Modafinil was recently found to enhance cognition in healthy people.

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Budgeteers Join Forces Online to Get More Bang for the Buck

How MAX Federal Community boosts cross-agency collaboration.

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An Oral History of the Katrina Response

The storm was a natural disaster that morphed into a manmade catastrophe.

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Newspaper: German Spies Got Access to NSA Internet Surveillance Tool

The country's domestic intelligence agency promised to work closely with U.S. colleagues to gain access to a controversial piece of NSA software that enables deep surveillance of the Internet.

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U.S. Workplaces Boost the Confidence of Men… And Destroy the Ambitions of Women

Starting out, 43% of women aspire to reach top management. Two years in, only 16% do.

Remember When CIA's Twitter Account Faked Being Hacked?

Originally, there were going to be 12 separate tweets in Russian.

How a No-Show Patent Examiner Got Paid $25,000 While Golfing

Watchdog says Patent Office needs to reduce risk in its telework program.

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Why Federal Managers Fail to Fire Their Low Performers

The problem is not so much the system, but how it is applied.

Fighters of the Islamic State wave the group's flag from a damaged display of a government fighter jet following the battle for the Tabqa air base, in Raqqa, Syria in 2014.

New York Times: Defense IG Examines if Analysis of Progress Against ISIS in Iraq Was Skewed

The newspaper is reporting that the Pentagon’s inspector general is looking into allegations that military officials made intelligence assessments seem optimistic.

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Here's How Much Sexism Costs Economies Around the Globe

Everyone in a society benefits from more women climbing the ranks in the workforce.