EARLYBIRD: HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE WEB

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TSP moves toward opening new investment ‘window’

The Thrift Savings Plan on Monday took a major step toward allowing federal employees and military personnel to put retirement savings in investment funds ...

November 18 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Samuel Alito v. The Press

Sam Alito doesn't have "any complaints" about the press corps who cover the Supreme Court -- but the Associate Justice could do without "incredibly snarky" ...

November 17 CNN POLITICS

VA fails cybersecurity audit for 16th consecutive year

The Department of Veterans Affairs failed its annual cybersecurity audit this year, marking the 16th consecutive time that the agency did not pass muster with ...

November 17 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Homeland Security earns clean audit two years running

For the second straight year, the Department of Homeland Security has achieved a much sought-after clean audit of its financial statements by an independent ...

November 17 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Obama calls hostage's beheading by ISIS 'pure evil'

American aid worker and former soldier Peter Kassig was beheaded by ISIS terrorists, the White House confirmed Sunday, hours after a video claiming to show the ...

November 17 CNN POLITICS

EXCLUSIVE: How the GOP used Twitter to stretch election laws

Republicans and outside groups used anonymous Twitter accounts to share internal polling data ahead of the midterm elections, CNN has learned, a practice that ...

November 17 CNN POLITICS

Will patent office managers monitor their staffs to stop fraud?

As they prepare to testify before Congress on Tuesday about what they are doing to ward off time and attendance fraud, officials at the U.S. Patent and ...

November 17 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

VA Secretary: ‘We’ve got to design this organization so it doesn’t depend on my cellphone’

Robert McDonald, the new secretary of the beleaguered Department of Veterans Affairs, promised to fix the scandal-tainted agency this year, vowing to put ...

November 14 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

USAJobs.gov board for feds to be revamped, OPM chief promises

The federal government’s personnel chief said Friday that her agency is revamping the much-maligned job board USAJobs.gov “to make sure it’s just what our ...

November 14 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

5 questions you should be asking about Obama and immigration

It's coming next week. Or next month. It'll protect 5 million undocumented immigrants from deportation. Or 3 million. Or less.

November 14 CNN POLITICS