EARLYBIRD: HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE WEB

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Union backs GOP Sen. Collins for reelection

Federal employee unions, like other labor organizations, generally endorse Democratic candidates. But that doesn’t stop the unions from seeing red too. The ...

August 26 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Major Democratic operative joins Rick Perry legal team

Texas Gov. Rick Perry added another high-powered lawyer to his team fighting a felony indictment against him, but this addition is just as much about sending a ...

August 25 CNN POLITICS

White House sends Park to recruit in Silicon Valley

In his new role, Chief Technology Officer Todd Park will leave the White House and head west to recruit tech whizzes from Silicon Valley to help the government.

August 25 FEDERAL NEWS RADIO

Same-sex couples still fighting for equality with these three federal agencies

More than a year after the Supreme Court ruling that allowed federal benefits for same-sex married couples, gays are still struggling for equality with three ...

August 25 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

GOP urges ISIS airstrikes in Syria

Republicans in Congress have begun their most forceful push yet in urging President Barack Obama to begin a military campaign into Syria to defeat the Islamic ...

August 24 CNN POLITICS

Were Rick Perry’s Islamic State border-threat comments alarmist?

Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) on Thursday talked about a “very real possibility” that Islamic State extremists may have crossed the U.S.-Mexico border, though he ...

August 22 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Top Commerce official to employees: ‘Erroneous time-keeping’ is illegal

The Commerce Department issued a stern e-mail to 47,000 employees worldwide this week warning that “erroneous time-keeping” is illegal and reminding them to ...

August 22 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

GAO: Guantanamo transfer for Bowe Bergdahl broke laws

The Obama administration broke the law when it exchanged five Taliban commanders for a captured U.S. soldier without giving Congress 30 days notice, according ...

August 21 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Groups try to block nuclear regulator’s vote, citing conflict of interest

Dozens of environmental organizations and nuclear-power opponents are trying to stop a federal regulator from participating in upcoming votes scheduled to take ...

August 21 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

On race, Obama and Holder hone their messages

Now past the two-thirds mark of the Obama presidency, Barack Obama and Eric Holder have avoided loaded language in response to the August 9 shooting death of ...

August 21 CNN POLITICS