EARLYBIRD: HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE WEB

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Economic Scene: Trump’s Shaky Grasp of the Immigration Situation

That border wall already exists, but demographics and other factors have significantly shrunk the population of Mexicans who want to cross it.

September 1 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

2016 USA TODAY/Facebook Candidate Barometer

USA TODAY and Facebook have partnered to map conversation about the 2016 presidential candidates.         

September 1 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Veterans: Federal offices can be bad fits for us

Veterans who’ve joined the government find it’s just too bureaucratic. They bristle at the resentment they feel from colleagues who know they went to the head ...

September 1 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Medical errors are up at VA hospitals, but they’re actually doing less to figure out why

Hospitals across the country are under growing pressure to reduce preventable medical mistakes, the errors that can cause real harm and even death to patients. ...

August 31 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Federal workers on track to get 1.3 percent pay hike in January

Federal employees are on track for a 1.3 percent pay raise in January, following a decision by President Obama to set that figure by default if Congress ...

August 31 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Feds appear to ease ban on dementia advocate

The Department of Health and Human Services appears to have reversed the security restrictions that were imposed on Michael Ellenbogen, a well-known advocate ...

August 28 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Who’s online right now? The public can track which federal Web sites are most popular

By 11:04 a.m. Friday, 2,703 people had clicked on the Web site for the National Weather Service, which warned of tropical storms heading toward the Florida ...

August 28 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Record numbers of veterans are getting jobs in the government — but a lot of them aren’t staying

The share of federal jobs going to veterans is at its highest level in five years, new data shows, with former service members comprising almost half of ...

August 28 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Federal employees and contractors face danger, even death, just doing their jobs

Serving Uncle Sam can be dangerous – even deadly. Four federal employees have died in the line of duty so far in fiscal 2015, following two in fiscal 2014, ...

August 27 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Public housing officials blast Obama administration’s move to oust wealthier tenants from subsidized homes

A leading group that represents housing authorities across the country is balking at the federal government’s new campaign to boot high-earning tenants from ...

August 27 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)