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Republican leader targets data from specific agencies as well as governmentwide.
Bipartisan legislation would match eligible post-9/11 vets with canines at VA's expense in $10 million pilot program.
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A special report on the overhaul of the military retirement system.
The Washington metro system will be shuttered for an emergency safety inspection.
Non-medical senior executives would remain in Title 5, but department is still seeking greater control over firing them.
Fiscal 2017 blueprint also calls for more firings, demotions and suspensions.
Opponents "denigrating federal service" are "damaging the American dream," he says.
OPM urges agencies to let their employees take advantage of flexible work options to avoid traffic congestion in Washington, D.C.