Trump Claims 'National Emergency,' But Border Patrol Taking Little Action Over 'Caravan'

Despite Trump's bluster, Border Patrol agents say they are "flat out not prepared" for migrants' arrival.

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Agriculture Department Receives 136 Bids for Sites of Office Moves arrowEconomic Research and food institute would leave D.C. by the end of 2019.

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Official: Upcoming Data Strategy Shouldn’t Mean More Work for Feds arrowThe strategy’s action items will focus on how agencies can make better ...

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Notifications Are the Enemy of Productivity arrowResearchers have found that it takes 23 minutes to get back to the task at hand after a ...

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Analysis: There Is No Easy Way for Trump to Stop the Latest Caravan arrowThe president tried prosecuting migrants and separating families but ...

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Play of the Day: The President Has No Time For Babies arrowDonald Trump responded to a question over the weekend in a unique way.

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Good Reminders for Any Manager Leading a Team arrowRetaining top talent isn’t just about salary. It can also hinge on excitement and boredom.

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Support for N.D. Marijuana Initiative Outweighs Opposition, Poll Finds arrowBallot Measure 3 includes an unusual provision that would ...

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Report: Governmentwide Employee Satisfaction Survey Results Mostly Unchanged From 2017 arrowResults of the annual Federal Employee Viewpoint ...

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Here’s The Pentagon’s Initial Plan For Creating a Space Force arrowParts of the Air Force, Navy and Army would move into a sixth branch, but ...

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HUD Official’s Resignation After False Report of Transfer Still a Mystery arrowSecretary Carson’s staff blamed for wrong information she would ...

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