State Releases Another Batch of Hillary Clinton Emails

The State Department has released thousands of more pages of messages from Clinton’s time at the agency.

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Senator Mocks Federal Funds Spent on Solar-Powered Brewery, Silent Shakespeare Plays

Lankford’s “Federal Fumbles” picks up where Coburn left off on detailing potential government waste.

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The Many Gaffes and Misstatements of Donald Trump

From the size of his airplane to the source of his campaign money, the GOP frontrunner continues making factually untrue claims

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Thrown Into the Deep End

It requires you to stretch past your comfort zone.

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Algorithms Make Better Hiring Decisions Than Humans

Hiring against a machine’s recommendations only leads to worse hires, according to a NBER study.

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Congress Weighs In on Defense Procurement Gaps

The solution is new skills, not new rules.

Barack Obama arrives for climate conference outside Paris on Monday.

One Way Obama Can’t Outrun Congress on Climate Change

Big nations and private-sector titans arrived in Paris vowing to open their wallets for green energy technology. But can the U.S. make good on its promise?

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How to Get More Dads to Take Paternity Leave: Pay Them

There are many research-backed reasons for parents to take leave.

Obama pardons a turkey in 2014.

Thanksgiving Comes During a National Debate Over Syrian Refugees

Last November, politicians sparred over Obama’s executive action on immigration. This year, it’s the Syrian refugee debate that’s tapping into concerns about American identity.

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Jane’s World: The Daunting Role of a Middle Manager

Efficiency, engagement and innovation start in the middle.

The Obama administration wants students to know how their colleges rate.

How a Digital Swat Team Drove Home Obama’s College Scorecard

The administration brought in techies after three years of controversy.

The Kasich Campaign Releases Trump Attack Ads

The Republican frontrunner has surged in the polls by taking a tough stance on immigration—and if critics want to stop him, that’s what they need to attack.