EARLYBIRD: HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE WEB

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Is Donald Trump a demagogue?

July 30 CNN POLITICS

Harassment and hostile work environment are major complaints of congressional employees, report says

Working in Congress might carry a certain status in some circles, but employees there have the same complaints as workers elsewhere, yet they are not covered ...

July 30 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Park Service to Big Water: No federal funding for bottled water bans? We’ll find our own money, thanks

First, the National Park Service said it would cut back on selling its visitors bottled water to reduce the litter left behind. Now, Congress — under pressure ...

July 30 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

House approves cutting workplace protections for VA workers

The House voted Wednesday to cut workplace protections for Department of Veterans Affairs employees and extend their probationary period, making it easier to ...

July 29 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

What’s happened at the IRS after five years of slashed budgets

The Internal Revenue Service has slashed its staff by up to 30 percent in some key offices. Investigations of individual tax fraud have plummeted by 43 ...

July 29 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Will Trump campaign's rape comments hurt GOP?

Donald Trump's nascent presidential campaign keeps running into the toxic R-word: rape.

July 29 CNN POLITICS

Stolen fingerprints, blown spy covers: The risks to national security from the Chinese employee hack

A new government review of what the Chinese hack of sensitive security clearance files of 21 million people means for national security is in — and some of the ...

July 29 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)