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Updated: House passes IRS, SES measures on voice vote

A continuing resolution is still under debate, but the House did pass several bills that could change work life for some federal employees.

IRS' approach to big data focuses on business outcomes

The office of compliance analytics at the IRS uses information, tools and analysis to help mission offices solve problems.

Commentary: 10 questions on GSA's hallways initiative

The consolidation of schedule contracts makes sense, but there are several unanswered questions GSA needs to address, says Mike Sade, a former federal acquisition executive.

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michael J. Pausic)

Air Force needs more strategic planning to meet budget constraints

The Air Force can't afford the programs it thinks it will need over the next decade. Gen. Mark Welsh, the Air Force's chief of staff, says it's time to reexamine priorities, with a realistic view of the funding it will get from Congress. The Air Force also has begun plotting out its budgets over 10-year timeframes, rather than the five-year planning scenarios the Defense Department typically uses.

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Thrift Savings Plan Ticker
Sep 16, 2014 Close Change YTD
L Income 17.3109 0.02 3.05%
L 2020 22.7689 0.07 4.81%
L 2030 24.6693 0.09 5.64%
L 2040 26.2294 0.11 6.20%
L 2050 14.9033 0.07 6.63%
G Fund 14.5247 0.00 1.57%
F Fund 16.4182 0.00 5.34%
C Fund 26.2161 0.20 9.94%
S Fund 35.3727 0.19 6.62%
I Fund 26.0089 0.06 2.86%
Closing price updated at approx 6pm EST. each business day. More at tsp.gov.

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