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Did USDA mislead the public, Congress about injury risks for poultry workers?

It’s being called an ‘interagency throw down.’ The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture officials are ...

April 14 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Feds talk: How do you feel about veterans’ preference for federal hiring?

The Partnership for Public Service this month released a report calling for controversial civil-service reforms, including changes to the federal government’s ...

April 14 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

How salaries compare by gender for federal employees

Women working for the federal government earn less than men overall but the gap is shrinking and most of the difference can be explained by women being more ...

April 11 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

This bill to track every federal dollar somehow united Cummings and Issa

Conflict generally defines the relationship between the two heads of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee these days, but they recently agreed ...

April 11 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Michelle Obama joins Washington women in cause for veterans’ caregivers

First Lady Michelle Obama and other influential Washington women are joining forces to push for an expansion of federal benefits for the millions of caregivers ...

April 11 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Sen. McCaskill calls for scrutiny of agencies with no oversight

A top Democrat on Thursday called for greater scrutiny of 41 small federal agencies that have no dedicated inspectors general to provide oversight. Sen. Claire ...

April 10 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

House committee votes to hold ex-IRS official Lois Lerner in contempt

The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Thursday approved a resolution to hold former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner in contempt ...

April 10 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Sen. Charles Grassley plans new whistleblower-protection caucus

A co-author of the 1989 Whistleblower Protection Act plans to create a new Senate caucus dedicated to upholding the federal-workforce legislation, which became ...

April 10 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Watchdog: IRS employees urged taxpayers to reelect Obama, disparaged GOP

Internal Revenue Service employees urged callers to vote for President Obama, disparaged Republicans in conversations with taxpayers and wore pro-Obama swag to ...

April 9 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Is it time to pay Congress more?

Rep. Jim Moran (D-Va.) believes it’s time for members of Congress receive more compensation, but a House committee meeting Wednesday made clear that the time ...

April 9 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)