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How Kirstjen Nielsen Became the Face of Trump’s ‘Zero Tolerance’ Policy

The secretary of homeland security is under increased scrutiny for the Trump administration’s crackdown on illegal border crossings and the decision to ...

June 19 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Federal employees, contractors trapped by Trump’s family separation policy

Few things have marked President Trump’s penchant for deflection, lies and deception more than his policy of separating children from parents accused of ...

June 19 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

US leaving UN Human Rights Council -- "a cesspool of political bias."

US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley announced the United States is withdrawing from the UN Human Rights Council Tuesday, accusing the body of ...

June 19 CNN POLITICS

White House deputy chief of staff to leave

Joe Hagin, the White House official who orchestrated logistics for the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, will ...

June 19 CNN POLITICS

Republicans Look for Political Cover From Trump on Immigration

Republicans look for political cover from Trump on immigration, and more in the Capital Journal newsletter.

June 19 WASHINGTON WIRE (WALL STREET JOURNAL)

Q&A for federal workers: Retirement eligibility and patterns

Question: With all this talk about reorganizing and downsizing agencies — wouldn’t retirements alone create enough vacancies to avoid layoffs? Answer: ...

June 19 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Exclusive: Trump admin thought family separations would deter immigrants. They haven't.

The Trump administration's zero-tolerance policy that has resulted in thousands of family separations at the border hasn't deterred immigrants from trying ...

June 18 CNN POLITICS

Financial reporting, conflict of interest rules for federal employees apply to virtual money, ethics office says

Virtual money is real enough that federal employees must report it on their financial disclosure statements and is covered by conflict of interest laws, the ...

June 18 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

GOP Nears Moment of Truth on Immigration

GOP nears moment of truth on immigration, and more in the Capital Journal newsletter.

June 18 WASHINGTON WIRE (WALL STREET JOURNAL)

Social Security, HUD act on Trump’s orders in move to emasculate unions

Enforcing President Trump’s crusade against federal labor organizations, his lieutenants at two large agencies have opened new fronts against government ...

June 15 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)