EARLYBIRD: HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE WEB

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GAO cites Homeland Security’s progress in fixing management problems, praises Johnson

The Department of Homeland Security has made significant progress in fixing its numerous management challenges, and Secretary Jeh Johnson has shown “exemplary ...

February 24 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

VA secretary says he made a ‘mistake’ in wrongly saying he was in the special forces

Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert “Bob” McDonald apologized again Tuesday for falsely stating that he served in Special Forces, saying that he made the error ...

February 24 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

VA secretary calls members of Congress and veterans groups to apologize, personally

He called his supporters. He called his nemeses. Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald took to his phone Tuesday, personally apologizing for falsely ...

February 24 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Veterans express anger, frustration with VA Secretary wrongly stating he was in the Special Forces

Veterans took to Facebook to voice their frustration with Robert McDonald, the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, who lied about his military record in a ...

February 24 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Hillary Clinton to court the women of Silicon Valley

When Hillary Clinton steps onto the Lean On stage in Santa Clara, California on Tuesday, it will be the first time a U.S. audience has seen the former ...

February 24 CNN POLITICS

Meet the pen Obama will use to veto the Keystone XL pipeline

President Barack Obama's veto pen, unused for years, is about to get a lot more action.

February 24 CNN POLITICS

What to expect if Homeland Security shuts down next week

Monday passed without a deal to fund the Department of Homeland Security, bringing the agency five days from a partial shutdown as Republicans try to block ...

February 24 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Tom Perez: liberal hero

Under President Barack Obama's direct orders to end a months-long labor dispute at ports on the West Coast, Tom Perez turned to a reliable negotiating trick: ...

February 23 CNN POLITICS

NSA: Snowden leaks hurt ability to track terrorists

The head of the National Security Agency expressed deep concerns about terrorists' ability to avoid NSA surveillance, explaining that Edward Snowden's ...

February 23 CNN POLITICS

Small group of House Dems press Boehner to postpone Netanyahu speech

A group of 23 House Democrats is urging House Speaker John Boehner to postpone his invitation to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is scheduled to ...

February 23 CNN POLITICS