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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 16:26:28 -0500Civil servants are “an amazing group of dedicated, talented and hard-working people who are often unappreciated,” he says.NIH Director Francis Collins
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:28:35 -0500The secretary of Defense wants to reform the sprawling department’s business functions and reorganize key executive offices.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 17:36:22 -0500Brookings scholar’s numbers show a federal workforce smaller than rhetoric suggests.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 18:10:56 -0500A spokesman says the department has no information to share.A truck drives near the Mexico-US border fence, on the Mexican side, separating the towns of Anapra, Mexico and Sunland Park, New Mexico, in January.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 16:54:26 -0500Georgia Republican says Trump administration has backed his plan to ease federal firing.Rep. Barry Loudermilk, R-Ga., is sworn in. Loudermilk has introduced a bill aimed at easing the firing of feds.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 17:36:32 -0500Ending the practice of releasing illegal border crossers before they can be deported is easier said than done.Suspected illegal immigrants are transferred out of the holding area after being processed at the Tucson Sector of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:37:11 -0500The Boston Marathon bombing response is revisited in a new movie.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 05:19:15 -0500One prominent lawmaker thinks so. We have our doubts, but what about other agencies?The Des Moines skyline.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 16:54:27 -0500Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., uses a new twist on the "Washington Monument" strategy.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:05:21 -0500When we reflexively put veterans on a pedestal or declare them victims, we do them—and ourselves—a great disservice.Greg Murphy plays the Navy Hymn during a ceremony commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, on board The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial in Camden, Dec. 7.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:01:13 -0500A modest proposal for a new role for the former House speaker.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:55:33 -0500A good relationship with the president is key, former budget directors say.Leon Panetta, former budget director under President Clinton, said: “It helps if it’s one son-of-a-bitch, who knows the numbers and the budget and the implications.”
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:23:02 -0500Senate Democrats join House lawmakers in asking GSA to address conflicts of interest over Old Post Office lease.Then candidate Donald Trump took time out of his presidential campaign for the Oct. 26 grand opening of the Trump International Hotel in Washington.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 20:45:49 -0500Innovators of sport, technology and the arts received the highest civilian honor Tuesday.Barack Obama presents the Presidential Medal of Freedom to singer Diana Ross Tuesday.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 17:33:03 -0500The Federal Election Commission says donors weren’t properly registered and may have exceeded legal limits on donations.President-elect Donald Trump at a campaign rally in September in California.
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 17:13:47 -0500Showing the leaders of the new administration what they can do--and what they can’t--is more important than ever.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 14:00:39 -0500It’s official: Donald Trump now has a .gov website.
Wed, 09 Nov 2016 12:06:11 -0500Former House Intel chairman now radio host has been expected for months to play a role.Former Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:32:15 -0400Twitter users made fun of the 44th president's jeans, his fitness routine and negotiating skills.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 17:20:27 -0400GOP nominee's plan would revive five-year Clinton-era ban on all executive branch officials lobbying the government after they leave service.Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump campaigns in Colorado.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:54:19 -0400Debate continues as bank execs see their hefty earnings clawed back.Pedestrians walk past a Wells Fargo branch in Manhattan in 2013.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 11:43:53 -0400Clinton tries to court millennial voters by sitting down with Zach Galifianakis.
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 16:17:07 -0400The White House hopeful said Thursday that the Food and Drug Administration is guilty of "inspection overkill."Trump speaks in Phoenix in August.
Thu, 08 Sep 2016 13:50:19 -0400Military personnel and federal civilians sent a powerful message to the world by keeping the Defense Department open for business during America’s deadliest terrorist attack.Military and fire personnel unfurl a flag on the roof of the Pentagon on Sept. 12, 2001.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 16:35:33 -0400Downsizing the civil service would pay for surge in military spending.Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks about national security on Wednesday.