The former secretary of state and national security advisor was 100.
Middle East war demonstrates need for a competent diplomatic workforce, State Secretary Antony Blinken says.
The State Department cannot give an estimate for when the outlook will improve.
A pre-deployment exercise allowed the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit to practice what they learned from the Afghanistan withdrawal and other non-combatant evacuation operations.
The department said turning over a protected communication on the Afghanistan withdrawal would undermine its "unique way" for employees to "speak truth to power."
The department will pay out $37.5 million as part of a settlement that will make it easier for people with disabilities to serve in the government's diplomatic corps abroad.
Biden promised to revive a "hollowed out" federal workforce, and at one agency, he has.
The Biden administration, having bemoaned its internal shortfalls, leans on others outside government to meet the president's lofty admission goals.
The department also announced last month a new, paid fellowship and internship program aimed at bringing individuals with diverse backgrounds to the department.
Biden Administration at Odds With the IG Over the Scrutiny Afghans Received Before Entering the U.S.
DHS cannot be sure it properly screened the evacuees, the IG said, raising the possibility it admitted "criminals, suspected terrorists or other nefarious actors."
Amb. Gina Abercrombie-Winstanley joined the U.S. Agency for International Development’s chief diversity officer, and the two testified about their work before a Senate committee on Tuesday.
Peter Chirico joins the podcast to discuss how the U.S. Geological Survey is tracking and surveying the mining and selling of blood minerals.
The "Evolve" solicitation is designed to revamp the technology products and services used by U.S. diplomats at home and abroad.
It’s been three months since Russia started the war in Ukraine.
State Department Says It's Rebuilding After Trump 'Decimated' It, but Will Still Fall Short on Some Key Biden Goals
State is looking to fill vacancies and budget shortfalls.
The construction of a new embassy compound in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan has been delayed for years.
The nearly 100-year-old test will play a less significant role in selecting qualified candidates.
Russia’s aggression continues, but “Ukraine is succeeding,” said the secretary of State.