EARLYBIRD: HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE WEB

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IRS chief says agency no longer probing missing e-mails

The IRS has effectively halted its investigation of Lois Lerner’s missing e-mails to avoid interfering with an inspector general’s investigation, Internal ...

July 23 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Senate panel approves VA secretary nominee Robert McDonald

A Senate panel on Wednesday unanimously approved the nomination of former Procter & Gamble chief Robert McDonald to run the scandal-tainted Department of ...

July 23 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Lawmakers question $190 million contract for firm accused of fraud

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle — and both chambers of Congress — are questioning a Department of Homeland Security contract for up to $190 million to a ...

July 23 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Wait, Lois Lerner’s missing e-mails may still be available?

House Republicans on Tuesday said the faulty hard drive of former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner was less damaged than the agency let on and ...

July 23 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Is your mail arriving after dark? USPS service cuts are to blame, watchdog says

Mail is being delivered after 5 p.m. almost 40 percent of the time to residents and businesses in the District and the Maryland suburbs in violation of U.S. ...

July 22 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

IRS seeks contractor to destroy hard drives — properly

The Internal Revenue Service is looking for a contractor to destroy 75,000 electronic storage devices, including thousands of hard drives, according to a ...

July 22 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Where is the Obama administration housing the immigrant kids?

Federal agencies ranging from the the Department of Health and Human Services to the Pentagon are working to address a surge of unaccompanied immigrant ...

July 22 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Sen. Cornyn on likelihood of immigration deal | Capital Download

USA TODAY's Susan Page discusses immigration and the mid-term elections with Republican Whip and Texas Senator John Cornyn.         

July 21 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

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