EARLYBIRD: HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE WEB

Results 1-10 of 139

Fearing Loss of U.S. Money Under Trump, New York Begins Urgent Review

Mayor Bill de Blasio and other city officials fear that President-elect Donald J. Trump could cut federal aid to New York.

10:37 PM ET NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Council Bill Could Make Campaign Fraud Easier in New York, Critics Say

Cyrus R. Vance Jr., the Manhattan district attorney, wrote that one bill before the City Council would “eliminate an important safeguard against violations of ...

9:37 PM ET NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Obama Lifts Some Sanctions Against Myanmar

The low-key announcement came despite the fact that Myanmar’s army is in the midst of a brutal campaign to drive out the Rohingya, a Muslim minority.

9:07 PM ET NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

G.O.P. Plans Immediate Repeal of Health Law, Then a Delay

Speaker Paul D. Ryan signing a measure in January to repeal major provisions of the Affordable Care Act. It was vetoed by President Obama.

9:04 PM ET NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

James Mattis, Trump’s Choice for Defense, Favors Working With Allies

Gen. James N. Mattis met with U.S. Marines at Camp Rhino in Afghanistan in December 2001.

8:58 PM ET NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Trump breaks precedent by calling Taiwan's leader

The two discussed close economic, political and security ties between Taiwan and the United States.         

8:47 PM ET USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Silicon Valley Chiefs Notably Absent From Trump’s Cabinet of Business Advisers

The President’s Strategic and Policy Forum is a bipartisan mix of business executives drawn from the worlds of finance, media and manufacturing.

6:51 PM ET NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Howard Dean drops run for Democratic Party chairman

The former Vermont governor says the party needs a younger face.         

6:49 PM ET USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Obama’s Pitch: Get Insured and Protect Health Law

President Obama told Americans to sign up for health coverage and mobilize against Republican efforts to overturn the law in a Facebook video on Friday ...

6:25 PM ET WASHINGTON WIRE (WALL STREET JOURNAL)

Trump speaks with Taiwan's President

President-elect Donald Trump spoke with the President of Taiwan on Friday, according to a statement from his transition team, a move that could trigger a ...

6:12 PM ET CNN POLITICS

Thank you for subscribing to newsletters from GovExec.com.
We think these reports might interest you:

  • Sponsored by G Suite

    Cross-Agency Teamwork, Anytime and Anywhere

    Dan McCrae, director of IT service delivery division, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

    Download
  • Data-Centric Security vs. Database-Level Security

    Database-level encryption had its origins in the 1990s and early 2000s in response to very basic risks which largely revolved around the theft of servers, backup tapes and other physical-layer assets. As noted in Verizon’s 2014, Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR)1, threats today are far more advanced and dangerous.

    Download
  • Sponsored by One Identity

    One Nation Under Guard: Securing User Identities Across State and Local Government

    In 2016, the government can expect even more sophisticated threats on the horizon, making it all the more imperative that agencies enforce proper identity and access management (IAM) practices. In order to better measure the current state of IAM at the state and local level, Government Business Council (GBC) conducted an in-depth research study of state and local employees.

    Download
  • Sponsored by Aquilent

    The Next Federal Evolution of Cloud

    This GBC report explains the evolution of cloud computing in federal government, and provides an outlook for the future of the cloud in government IT.

    Download
  • Sponsored by LTC Partners, administrators of the Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program

    Approaching the Brink of Federal Retirement

    Approximately 10,000 baby boomers are reaching retirement age per day, and a growing number of federal employees are preparing themselves for the next chapter of their lives. Learn how to tackle the challenges that today's workforce faces in laying the groundwork for a smooth and secure retirement.

    Download
  • Sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise

    Cyber Defense 101: Arming the Next Generation of Government Employees

    Read this issue brief to learn about the sector's most potent challenges in the new cyber landscape and how government organizations are building a robust, threat-aware infrastructure

    Download
  • Sponsored by Aquilent

    GBC Issue Brief: Cultivating Digital Services in the Federal Landscape

    Read this GBC issue brief to learn more about the current state of digital services in the government, and how key players are pushing enhancements towards a user-centric approach.

    Download

When you download a report, your information may be shared with the underwriters of that document.