EARLYBIRD: HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE WEB

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IG says $2.8 billion Afghanistan produce facility sitting unused, unmaintained

A $2.8 million facility the United States built in Afghanistan to store produce for local farmers has sat unused and unmaintained for more than a year, with ...

July 21 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Zelizer: Are Democrats afraid of the inequality issue?

Julian Zelizer says President Obama called inequality the "defining challenge" of our time but hasn't followed through.

July 21 CNN POLITICS

Six questions about the IRS’s missing emails, from IT experts

Did the IRS intentionally lose e-mails to cover up potentially incriminating communications relating to the agency’s targeting controversy, or did the records ...

July 21 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Groups praise Obama on gay rights order

Gay rights groups are praising President Obama for his plans to issue an executive order Monday that would ban federal employment discrimination based on ...

July 21 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Need any more proof that Congress is done legislating?

If it wasn't already clear that Congress is done legislating this year, the scene inside and outside the Capitol on Wednesday illustrated that the midterm ...

July 19 CNN POLITICS

Cardona: GOP, show you care about kids at border

Maria Cardona says despite the dire need to address the influx of Central Americans at the border, Republicans are using the situation to whip up the ...

July 18 CNN POLITICS

VA’s former cemetery chief hired friend and steered contracts, report says

A Veterans Affairs Department official who stepped down last month as head of the agency’s cemetery network gave preferential treatment to a contractor and ...

July 18 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

EPA loses bridge builder with Bob Perciasepe’s departure as No. 2

The longest-serving deputy administrator ever for the Environmental Protection Agency announced this week that he will leave the government to lead the ...

July 18 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Why did the IRS provide a trove of taxpayer information to the FBI?

Deputy Attorney General James Cole on Thursday testified before a House oversight panel about how the FBI ended up with a database from the Internal Revenue ...

July 18 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)