Oversight

'No Brainer' Hiring Reform Advances in Congress

Roughly 10,000 employees could soon have an easier time removing the shackles of temporary employment.

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Harry Reid Will Not Seek Re-Election in 2016

The Nevada Democrat said Friday his recent accident put things into perspective, but warned his Republican colleagues not to get too excited.

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Senate Joins House in Targeting Federal Workforce for Deficit Reduction

Upper chamber approves its own budget resolution, which also cuts agency spending and employee compensation.

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Someone has to remind Biden not to play football in the house.

Play of the Day: Schoolyard Antics or Just a Swing Set on the White House Lawn?

After Bush criticism, just how mature are important members of the Obama administration?

Law Enforcement Agency Supervisors Turned Blind Eye to 'Loud Parties With Prostitutes'

Justice IG finds problems reporting allegations of sexual misconduct and harassment at several agencies.

Ways and Means Readies a Batch of Bills Targeting IRS

Exempt Organizations employees showing political bias could be fired.

 Senate Finance Committee members, from left, Sen. Dan Coats, R-Ind., Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev. and Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., ask Jacob Lew questions during a February hearing.

There's an IRS Investigation That's Bipartisan and Leak-Free

The Finance Committee's probe of how the tax agency handled conservative groups has stayed below the radar, and that's by design.

Bill Allowing Uncle Sam to Fire Federal Tax Cheats Resurfaces

A House panel advanced the legislation, unpopular with many feds, on Wednesday.

The bill was introduced by former House Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., and Democratic Rep. Elijah Cummings (not pictured).

Modified FOIA Reform Bill Clears House Oversight Panel

GSA is preparing a centralized portal to consolidate all requests.

Clinton Email Probe Means Political Tightrope for House GOP

Republicans probing Benghazi and Clinton's emails insist they're not part of the party's 2016 campaign.

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