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Obama, Democrats Take Keystone XL Fight to Republicans

Pipeline opponents grabbed the spotlight as the new congressional session began.

Seven in 10 Federal Managers Sometimes Predetermine Who Will Fill Job Vacancies

Federal hiring laws are no longer protecting a fair and open process, report finds.

A licensed clinician sanitizes his hands after a simulated training session on Ebola given by CDC in October.

This Is What Functioning Government Looks Like

After an embarrassing start, public-private sector leaders get their acts together on Ebola.

In Search of Heroes of the Public Service

The nomination deadline for this year’s Service to America Medals is quickly approaching.

Joe Biden takes a "selfie" with Sen. Jeanne Shaheen's grandson A.J. Bellabona  Tuesday.

The Best Joe Biden Quotes From the Senate's First Day

It's not a proper swearing-in ceremony unless the vice president tells you that you clearly married up.

Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe

Outgoing Postal Chief's Advice: End Pensions, Overhaul Feds' Health Care

Postmaster general says USPS should serve as "laboratory of change" for federal government.

The Biggest Reason We Steal Other People’s Ideas

It’s difficult to remember the source of information when we’re busy or distracted.

Border security activities would continue during a shutdown.

What a Homeland Security Shutdown Would Look Like

Even if DHS funding ends, most employees would likely keep working, and Obama's executive order could too.

Nearly Half of Americans Didn’t Take a Vacation Day in 2014

Last year, workers left 169 million paid vacation days on the table, saying they were too busy to use them.

Washington Area Agencies Open With Unscheduled Leave

First snow of new year comes during morning rush hour.