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Defense spending bill would put mental-health experts on discharge boards

Military personnel facing less-than-honorable discharge would have their cases reviewed by at least one mental-health professional under the defense-spending ...

December 15 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

David Koch is pro-choice, supports gay rights; just not Democrats

David Koch, one of America's richest businessmen and largest political donors, says he is just fine with giving money to candidates who hold different social ...

December 14 CNN POLITICS

Top Dems deny there's a party rift

One might think Democrats are in disarray, given the recent legislative battle that pitted the Obama administration and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid ...

December 14 CNN POLITICS

Issa subpoenas MIT economist Jonathan Gruber for Obamacare documents

Economist Jonathan Gruber apologized before a congressional panel this week for controversial comments he made about the political process behind the ...

December 12 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Conversations with Authors Series with Rachel Burstein and Alissa Black on Making Innovation Offices Work

What is the current state of government innovation offices? What should be considered when deciding to build an effective innovation office? What success ...

December 12 FEDERAL NEWS RADIO

More Senate GOP staffers face losing federal worker health care coverage

More Senate staff members stand to be forced out of the health plan for federal workers under a policy adopted Wednesday by Senate Republicans. The Senate ...

December 12 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

OMB calls fed agencies to prepare for possible shutdown

White House officials are making calls to Congress Thursday to rally support for the $1 trillion spending bill, according to a senior administration official. ...

December 11 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Border Patrol overtime pay reformed

A conservative Republican and the largest federal employees union, two parties that don’t agree on everything, are full of praise for legislation that cuts ...

December 11 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

TSP investment, Border Patrol overtime bills clear Congress

Congress took time away from its late-year budget battles on Wednesday to clear two bills tweaking federal employee benefits. The Senate passed a bill that ...

December 11 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

CIA feared for future of interrogation program, report shows

A decade ago, when word started getting out in Washington that the CIA conducted brutal interrogations, the program had already hit a major speed bump inside ...

December 11 CNN POLITICS