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Air Marshal Whistleblower Wins Supreme Court Case

Robert MacLean ruling called victory for employee protections.

Model Telework Program Runs Into Problems of Its Own

Watchdog finds that GSA doesn't know how many teleworkers it has, hasn't properly documented costs and hasn't enforced training requirements.

The Broken Federal Personnel System in 7 Charts

Government employees are deeply frustrated with a personnel system that makes it too hard to hire skilled workers and fire poor performers.

The (Real) Story of the White House and the Big Block of Cheese

American democracy's most famous dairy product, fact-checked.

Hiring and Firing: Why Agencies Need To Do Better

Keeping the right people with the right skills is fundamental to every agency’s mission.

The Financial Consequences of a Bad Flu Shot

While CDC doesn't have an official estimate for the economic costs of ineffective seasonal vaccines, various studies have suggested that resistant viral strains can weigh on the economy.

Leaders, Don't Let Knowledge Walk Out the Door

Here are a few strategies to keep critical skills going.

Obama: Let's Set Sights Higher Than ‘Just Making Sure Government Doesn’t Screw Things Up’

In State of the Union, president advocates an active government to help support a middle-class economy.

Storify: GovExec Live-tweets the 2015 State of the Union

The White House positioned the speech rollout via social media.

Full Text: Obama's 2015 State of the Union Address

The White House released the text minutes before the speech began.