Best of the DorobekINSIDER: TSP 2010 overview, scientific integrity

Monday - 1/10/2011, 3:31pm EST

Today the DorobekINSIDER brings you the best interviews from the past week

  • Tom Trabucco of the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board summarizes how your Thrift Savings Plan performed in 2010. Overall, returns for TSP funds were "very positive," a sharp increase from two years ago.

  • Could your commute get worse? Rep. Jim Moran (D-Va.) explains the traffic consequences of the added 6,400 Defense Department employees to the Mark Center administrative facility in Alexandria, Va. The September move will create "chaos," Moran told the DorobekINSIDER.

  • The White House memo on scientific integrity aims to give more independence to federal scientists. Gary Bass of OMBWatch told the DorobekINSIDER what the memo directs agencies to do.