Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad Wolf testifies during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing on Aug. 6.

Top Two Homeland Security Officials Are Serving Illegally, GAO Rules

Sponsor Content

Surviving the Stress Test: How Agencies Can Build a More Sustainable Remote Workforce

The issue is not just how life changes once things go back to normal. It’s what the new normal is going to look like.

Route Fifty

State Ban on ‘High Capacity’ Gun Magazines Violates 2nd Amendment, 9th Circuit Rules

The California law, tied up in court since it was approved by voters in 2016, would ban the possession of firearms magazines that can hold more than 10 rounds.

Workforce

Black Women Are Promoted at Far Lower Rates Than White Men, Report Finds

The report, released by Lean In, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg’s foundation, also found that Black women are underrepresented in top leadership positions.

Sponsor Content

Back to Business: For Government, Resilience Is Key to Continuity of Operations After COVID-19

As agencies seek to achieve operational continuity after the pandemic, they should focus not only on disaster response and recovery but resilience, as well.

Workforce

GovExec Daily: The TVA Shakeup and the Future of Workforce Management

Stan Soloway joins the show to discuss President Trump's executive order concerning the Tennessee Valley Authority

Management

What's Really Going On At the Postal Service

USPS does not need emergency funding for the election specifically, but acknowledges recent reforms have reduced service levels.

Route Fifty

For Cities, Path to Financial Recovery Could Be a Long One

“It takes years for cities to recover lost revenue,” said one of the authors of a new report that surveys the financial affairs of nearly 500 cities across the U.S.

Route Fifty

In a Bid to Save Local Restaurants, Cities Open Streets and Parking Lots to Outdoor Dining

The popular "Streatery" program in Madison, Wisconsin could extend beyond its current October end date.

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Nextgov

FPDS Reports Will Officially Move to beta.SAM by Mid-October

Users will no longer be able to run contract award reports through FPDS.gov, though that site will retain other capabilities.

Oversight

House Lawmakers Demand Info on Viewpoint Survey Delay

Last month, the Office of Personnel Management announced that it would delay administration of the annual Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey just four days before it was slated to commence.

Defense

Iran Is Our Top Priority, Says Senior US Commander In Middle East

Shiite military attacks have made it harder to fight ISIS, Gen. Kenneth McKenzie said.

Tech

GovExec Daily: The Postmaster General, Reform and Technology

Michael Plunkett joins the podcast to examine the business and operational changes at USPS.

Route Fifty

New Coalition Wants to Help in Fight Against Election Misinformation

The Election Integrity Partnership consists of university researchers and others. Local election officials are among those the partnership is hoping to assist in the weeks ahead.

Route Fifty

The Worst of Hurricane Season is Likely Still to Come

Nine named storms have already formed during the 2020 hurricane season, which began June 1 and ends in November. Experts are predicting as many as 16 more.