Mail Will Soon Get Cheaper With USPS Rate Increase Set to Expire Next Spring

Oversight body gives Postal Service new deadline for ending recession-induced price surge.

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Fish and Wildlife Wants to Talk to Famous Lion’s Killer ‘Immediately’

Congressional Democrats are asking the Interior Department to finalize a rule to better protect African lions.

NSA Whistleblower Describes Ongoing Anguish

Thomas Drake still shut out of employment in or near government.


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What is required for success is to abandon old myths and fundamentally shift our thinking.

Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., called the VA’s fiscal emergency “management malpractice.”

Congress Bails Out the VA, Helping Avoid Furloughs

Senate approves House-passed budget fix before leaving town so department can keep hospitals open this summer.

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The Future of HR in Government

Managers need trusted workforce advisers instead of compliance cops.

The Chemical Safety Board helped investigate the April 2013 explosion of a fertilizer plant in West, Texas.

Senate Panel Clears Two for Troubled Chemical Safety Board

Push to fill vacancies comes as key staffers' administrative leave is extended.

Agents work at  Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in March.

TSA Says It Will Retrain Frontline Officers By October

Lawmakers unhappy with the agency’s performance gave its new leader encouragement, but also a warning that things must improve.

House Decides It Should Be a Lot Easier for VA to Fire Employees

Legislation passed Wednesday also includes several provisions affecting senior executives’ pay and benefits.

EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy said the agency did enough to discipline the alleged predator.

Did the EPA Cover Up a 'Predator Who Was Fed a Steady Diet of Interns?’

Lawmakers call again for faster firing of misbehaving feds.

Cecil runs in Hwange National Park in 2014.

Fish and Wildlife Says it is ‘Deeply Concerned’ with Killing of Cecil the Lion

The agency says it’s ready to assist officials in Zimbabwe after the death of the big cat.

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Study: Rudeness Is Contagious

It's not your fault: A new report shows that one can catch uncivil behavior from others.

Denise Turner Roth has said her priorities include forming “proactive partnerships” with agencies.

Senate Panel Easily Approves Nominee to Head GSA

Vote for acting chief Denise Turner Roth is unanimous.