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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 18:50:19 -0400Stephen Colbert just heard about the contracting scandal.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 12:00:00 -0400Officials who defy illegitimate orders must logically always be the exceptions to a general rule of obeying orders, lest the very meaning of their defiance evaporate.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 23:00:00 -0400Does the president's specified goal of 350 ships meet the needs of the nation in the 21st century? The answer is not yet clear.guided-missile destroyers USS Pinckney, USS Howard and USS Shoup steam in formation behind the guided-missile cruiser USS Princeton in March.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:07:37 -0400Conservative media outlets target officials—some of them career executives—who they say Trump should remove from their jobs.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:42:09 -0400Budget experts say furloughs are likely this year if Congress enacts Trump’s proposed spending levels.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:01:55 -0400IARPA says research payoff success rate should be lower to reflect challenges.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:39:16 -0400There's a quiet battle for power brewing.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:33:45 -0400The Treasury Secretary may have violated federal ethics rules when he endorsed the film he executive produced.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:44:47 -0400While Trump stays mum on successor, Lerner has the support of many whistleblowers.Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, said in a letter with the cofounder of the caucus that "Lerner has proven her ability to lead the agency effectively and fairly."
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:00:42 -0400Some proposed budget cuts rankle, but firms see plenty of work on horizon.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:00:00 -0400As the former heads of DHS, the Coast Guard, and TSA, we think Trump’s border-and-immigration fixation is like double-locking your front door and leaving the window wide open.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:42:18 -0400While there’s a lot of uncertainty, one thing’s for sure—the Trump Administration wants to reduce the number of federal employees.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:56:55 -0400Big things happen when you pay attention in physics class.Michael Gernhardt performs a Station spacewalk around the International Space Station in 1995.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:44:08 -0400Press Secretary Sean Spicer pushed back against CNN’s claim that the FBI has information suggesting Trump associates and Russia may have worked together to undermine Hillary Clinton’s campaign.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:50:23 -0400The president ends a newly published interview with an unimpeachable fact.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:06:02 -0400Senators pledge bipartisan legislation reforming the civilian personnel system.Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C. said the current system is not creating a “high-performing environment.”
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:36:26 -0400Creating a single "impenetrable, physical, tall, powerful, beautiful southern border wall" is probably impossible.A CBP vehicle drives along the U.S.-Mexico border fence near Yuma, Arizona in 2010.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:26:29 -0400The basic things you need to know before you make the transition.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:25:42 -0400Even if Pentagon leaders clarified their ‘readiness’ warnings, they’d still face an uphill battle for more funding in 2017.Defense Secretary James N. Mattis and Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speaks before the U.S. Senate Committee on a review of the budget and readiness of the Department of Defense hearing Wednesday.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:23:54 -0400New portal will allow public access to Office of Government Ethics forms.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:07:32 -0400Detractors say third-party must shield consumers from government-protected monopoly.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:47:17 -0400Conflict of interest charges for Old Post Office are "simplistic," contracting officer concludes.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:56:33 -0400House hearing shows miscommunication between the Defense Department and the Defense Business Board.House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:41:31 -0400The Trump administration's disregard for international organizations insulting to other countries—and could come back to bite it.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:36:46 -0400Critics had plenty of reasons for wanting to disqualify women from spaceflight in its early stages—but none of them stuck.Astronaut Nicole Stott participates in the STS-128 mission's first spacewalk as construction and maintenance continue on the International Space Station in 2015.