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Play of the Day: Trump Answers Can Come From Anywhere or Anyone

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 11:58:08 -0500

Moby and Tom Arnold say they have the inside scoop on the president's scandals.


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DHS to Solicit Proposals for ‘Wall Structures’ on Southern Border

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:15:01 -0500

Department wants contractors to submit design and build prototype concepts by March 10.Workers raise a taller fence in the Mexico-US border separating the towns of Anapra, Mexico, and Sunland Park, New Mexico, in January.


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US Air Force to Send F-35 to Fight ISIS … In a Few Years

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:04:19 -0500

The plane’s rotation schedule has the JSF making deployments to Europe and the Pacific before heading to the Middle East, a top Air Force general says.An F-35A Lightning II from the 388th Fighter Wing, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, sits on the flightline at Nellis AFB, Nev., during Red Flag 17-1, Jan. 24, 2017.


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The Stubborn Problem of Ageism in Hiring

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:00:01 -0500

When older adults expect to encounter age discrimination, it can set off a cycle that leads to long-term unemployment.


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New Trump Order Will Create Agency Task Forces to Eliminate Regulations

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:32:12 -0500

Order is the president's second to limit agencies’ regulatory capacity.


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The OMB Director’s Impossible Position

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:59:36 -0500

Budget guru Stan Collender predicts Mick Mulvaney may abandon his past positions.Budget Director Mick Mulvaney waits for the start of a meeting on the Federal budget with President Donald Trump on Feb. 22.


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Hiring Freeze Forces Military Spouses to Make Tough Choices

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:56:57 -0500

Pentagon says it's looking at potential solutions for civilians blocked from new jobs when their spouses relocate.


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Air Force Buys Mysterious Israeli Weapon to Kill ISIS Drones

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:53:54 -0500

What is this secret weapon? Pentagon officials aren’t saying, but here are some clues.A member of the Iraqi Special Forces shoots his machine gun at an Islamic State militant drone n the al-Barid district in Mosul, Iraq on Dec. 18, 2016.


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The Attorney General Just Officially Nixed the Obama Administration’s Plan to Phase Out Private Prisons

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:46:08 -0500

Trump’s presidency has been a boon for the companies that manage private prisons—stock values have gone up more than 100% for some.An inmate mops the floor in the merit dorm at North Central Correctional Institution in Marion, Ohio in 2011.


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Play of the Day: The President's Golf Game

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:52:32 -0500

Donald Trump is hitting the links a lot, but the press isn't allowed to watch it.Lookin' good, POTUS.


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VA Secretary Says Department Is Working Closely With Congress on Firing Bill

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:01:49 -0500

Senate committee makes accountability a top priority.VA Secretary David Shulkin testifies at his confirmation hearing.


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Can Mexico Block Trump’s New Deportation Rules?

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:49:46 -0500

The administration’s plan to force undocumented immigrants out of the U.S. largely hinges on America’s increasingly tense relationship with its southern neighbor.Thousands march in an anti-Trump rally in Mexico City on Feb. 12.


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Delayed Retirement: Benefits and TSP Considerations

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:31:13 -0500

If you work longer, how much more can you expect to receive?Happy business team applauding together


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The Challenge of Accessing Birth Control in the Military

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:14:39 -0500

Many women want to stop their periods while in the field, but getting the means to do so can be difficult.


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Law Prof: Ease Trump's Conflicts of Interest Via a Public Trust

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:48:14 -0500

The government should manage the president’s businesses, op-ed argues.


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White House Staff Ethics Training is Ongoing, Spokeswoman Says

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:34:06 -0500

Following Conway controversy, legal office offers regular sessions and written advice.


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Linguistics Can Help Conservatives and Liberals Agree on Objective Reality Again

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:50:37 -0500

"When we talk politics, we should avoid the endless repetition of buzzwords, the parroting of stale slogans, and the trading of labels."Maybe we can get along, after all.


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How Trump’s Immigrant Dragnet Might Catch Your Personal Data, Too

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:25:37 -0500

A DHS rule change aimed at undocumented immigrants could invade the personal privacy of fare more people than the ones they’re targeting.


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The Federal Government’s Reversal: Let the States Deal With Transgender Kids

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:18:27 -0500

The Departments of Education and Justice released revised guidelines on how schools should handle gender-identity issues.


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Play of the Day: More From Trump's Visit to The National Museum of African American History and Culture

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:07:36 -0500

The president saw some relics of slavery and deemed them "not good."President Donald Trump delivers remarks with Alveda King, niece of Martin Luther King Jr., after touring the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.


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The Discipline of High Performers

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 17:16:15 -0500

Focus on starting and committing to one thing daily.


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OPM Proposal to Boost Max Pay for Top-Ranked Feds Draws Praise

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 16:39:58 -0500

Proposed rule was nearly 10 years in the making.


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