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Hosts Tom Temin and Emily Kopp bring you the latest news affecting the federal community each weekday morning, featuring interviews with top government executives and contractors. Listen live from 6 to 9 a.m. or download archived interviews on our daily show blogs.
Sixteen Democratic senators are calling on the Veterans Affairs Department to keep granting waivers so that same-sex spouses can be buried in national cemeteries.
Boeing said Monday that it is set to move quickly to get its 787s back in the air if it gets federal approval for a fix for the batteries that have grounded the planes.
A report released by the White House to detail automatic budget cuts details reductions only down to the budget account level -- not to the more granular program, project and activity level and varies in the level of detail describing cuts to specific agency budgets.
Obama nominates Wal-Mart's Sylvia Burwell as next budget chief in midst of fiscal battles
Bloomberg Government analyst Rob Levinson says that just because sequestration is here, there's no reason to panic. Robert Richardson of Tech Target's Security Media Group reports back from the RSA Conference. Marcia Pelberg of the IRS shares her philosophy of good leadership.
McCain, Graham say they want answers from Obama administration, oppose CIA chief until then
The Morning Federal Newscast is a daily compilation of the stories you hear Federal Drive hosts Tom Temin and Emily Kopp discuss throughout the show each day. The Newscast is designed to give FederalNewsRadio.com users more information about the stories you hear on the air. In today's news, lawmakers from both political parties are saying one agency is hiding the facts from auditors and a new app allows you to file a housing discrimination complaint with the federal government.
Obama to nominate Walmart Foundation head Sylvia Burwell for budget chief
The rate of growth in the Thrift Savings Plan funds slowed in February, with most funds posting lower gains compared to January.
With sequestration now in effect, the Defense Department says it will have to begin to make decisions that cross the threshold between "reversible" cuts to military capability and those that will have long-lasting impacts.
The chairman of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee wrote to 17 agencies requesting short-term ways to achieve savings instead of the across-the-board cuts expected to start today.
The Morning Federal Newscast is a daily compilation of the stories you hear Federal Drive hosts Tom Temin and Emily Kopp discuss throughout the show each day. The Newscast is designed to give FederalNewsRadio.com users more information about the stories you hear on the air. In today's news, Republicans want to ground Attorney General Eric Holder and President Barack Obama will designate Edith Ramirez chairwoman of the Federal Trade Commission Monday.
Brian Moran, a lecturer at the Graduate School
USA, is leading an effort to reinvigorate the
enterprise architecture curriculum.
February 28, 2013
Obama to put off start for automatic cuts to as close to midnight Friday as possible
Energy Department says budget cuts could delay cleanup at highest-risk nuclear sites
FDA Commissioner Hamburg says budget cuts mean fewer inspections, less safe food
Stan Soloway, president of the Professional Services Council, talks about a bill to overhaul the way the government buys and manages information technology. Max Stier of the Partnership for Public Service joins our panel talking about leadership in the the federal government. Also participating in the panel are Top Leaders in Federal Service Award winners Beverly Godwin and Charles Rothwell.
Federal News Radio received many nominations from our readers and listeners for the special report, Top Leaders in Federal Service. Here's a complete list of all the nominees.
Small firms already have taken a disproportionate hit from DoD's pullback in 2013 spending, Pentagon officials say. Military acquisition leaders worry the sudden cuts will bankrupt small businesses that provide one-of-a-kind capabilities.
Steven VanRoekel, the federal CIO, said the PortfolioStat approach will help agencies manage through these tough budget times. He said agency technology investments could take a hit as the automatic spending cuts become real.