Trump Names Third Dow Executive To The Help Run USDA

If confirmed by the Senate, Scott Hutchins will take on a job that can affect the future of American agricultural science and policy-making.

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Credit Ratings Agency Offers Dim Outlook for Rural America

Population declines, an aging workforce and sluggish job growth pose challenges.

White House Appoints Federal Chief Information Security Officer


Grant Schneider will be the second person to fill the position.


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More Things To Consider When Making Your Annuity Election

Understanding the value and cost of your choices can have a lasting impact for you and your spouse.

Federal Employee Appeals Board Nominees Pledge Equity, Quick Action on Backlog

Their confirmation would give MSPB its first quorum of the Trump era.

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‘Is That Legal?’

Don't let lack of precedent stand in the way of breaking down barriers to spur innovation.

House Backs Pay Freeze, Setting Up Fight With Senate

A Senate panel has approved a pay hike for federal civilians in 2019.

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Russian troops march during the Victory Day military parade to celebrate 73 years since the end of WWII and the defeat of Nazi Germany, in Moscow, Russia, Wed, May 9, 2018

After Secret Trump Meeting, Russia Offers to Resume Military Relations

Did Trump offer to normalize relations? It would be complicated — and Congress gets a vote.

Play of the Day: The President And 'Trump Derangement Syndrome'

Donald Trump tweeted about his haters on Wednesday.

F-15E Strike Eagles with the 4th Fighter Wing at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C., form up behind a KC-135 Stratotanker with the 121st Air Refueling Wing, Ohio Air National Guard, June 15, 2018.

Boeing Is Pitching the U.S. a New F-15, Using Its Super Hornet Game Plan

The company convinced the Trump administration to buy advanced F/A-18 jets. Can it do the same with the the F-15?

States to Feds: Enough With the Red Tape Already

Although companies and public sector organizations bemoan the time spent complying with federal rules, there are opportunities to improve the process, officials said.