EARLYBIRD: HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE WEB

Results 101-110 of 179

Job Corps turns 50 today. Here are four people the program helped.

Job Corps celebrates its 50th anniversary on Wednesday, marking a half century as one of the nation’s largest career-training networks for low-income youths. ...

August 20 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Shrinking government: Federal hiring is down, departures are up

Federal hiring has declined rapidly in recent years, while the number of departures has increased nearly as fast. That’s a recipe for a shrinking government. ...

August 20 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

House committee launches probe of USPTO telework program

The chief government oversight committee in the House of Representatives announced Tuesday that it has launched an investigation into allegations of telework ...

August 19 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

What do you think about the federal government’s veterans’ hiring preference?

Uncle Sam’s program for giving veterans extra points in the hiring process is complex, confusing and difficult to understand, according to a Merit Systems ...

August 19 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Minorities become majority in U.S. public schools

Ruben Navarrette says the increasing diversity of America is something to celebrate, not fear.

August 19 CNN POLITICS

Can Hillary Clinton win over the left?

Julian Zelizer says the left mistrusts Clinton but there are ways she can win support from liberals in 2016

August 19 CNN POLITICS

Rep. Petri gets what he wants: An ethics review of himself

The House Ethics Committee on Monday said it will examine whether retiring Rep. Tom Petri (R-Wisc.) acted inappropriately when he advocated for a defense ...

August 19 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Border agency’s former watchdog says officials stymied his efforts

The former head of internal affairs for U.S. Customs and Border Protection made scathing remarks about the agency in his first public comments since being ...

August 18 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Review clears border officer of pointing gun at Iowa Boy Scout

Federal investigators said Monday that they could not substantiate recent claims that a U.S. border officer drew his gun on an Iowa Boy Scout at the ...

August 18 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

The Obama Doctrine: Inarticulate or disengaged?

The Obama Doctrine sounds like advice offered by parents to teenagers on prom night: Don't do stupid stuff.

August 18 CNN POLITICS