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GAO: Special hiring authority not a free pass

A Government Accountability Office report found the Department of Health and Human Services and the Environmental Protection Agency need to do a better job managing their employees under Title 42.

Tags: GAO , EPA , HHS , NIH , FDA , Frances Collins , hiring , ethics , oversight , Esther Carey

Wednesday - 07/18/2012, 06:11am EDT

Federal produce-testing program spared _ for now

The nation's largest produce-safety testing program narrowly escaped closure thanks to a last-minute grudging reprieve from the Agriculture Department, and finding a permanent solution to keep tainted fruits and vegetables from reaching consumers could take an even bigger effort.

Tags: USDA , Rosa DeLauro , Congress , food safety

Tuesday - 07/17/2012, 03:22am EDT

On the show today - May 21

On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

Tags: In Depth , Francis Rose , Thad Allen , John Berry , John Shoraka , Lance Rodewald , OPM , Coast Guard , SBA

Monday - 05/21/2012, 06:01pm EDT

Which agency has the most read-able website?

Fergal McGovern, Visible Thread's CEO, talks about which government agency websites do a good job of relating complex information in a clear way.

Tags: Fergal McGovern , Visible Thread , BLS , USGS , NCI , Federal Railroad Administration , Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation , Internet , Federal Drive

Monday - 11/14/2011, 08:54am EST
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SBA, CDC, NRC offer buyouts

The three agencies have joined a growing number that are offering incentive payments for employees to leave the payroll. Federal News Radio provides a roundup of recent buyout offers.

Tags: pay and benefits , buyouts , retirement , workforce , SBA , Tom Skinner , NRC , Ruben Gomez

Monday - 10/24/2011, 07:27pm EDT

Sleeping with the dog or cat carries risks

"Some of these bacteria infections and virus infections that your dog and cat have may not make them sick but may make you very sick," says Deborah Kotz, author of the Daily Dose health blog.

Tags: pets , dogs , cats , sleep , disease , Deborah Kotz , Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , Colleen Kelleher , Nathan Hager

Monday - 01/17/2011, 08:28am EST

Report: D.C. water may have high levels of lead

A report by the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention released Wednesday says the water in more than 15,000 D.C. homes may still be contaminated with dangerous levels of lead.

Tags: Centers for Disease Control , D.C. Water and Sewer Authority , D.C. Water , lead , George Hawkins , Greg Otto , Ari Ashe

Thursday - 12/02/2010, 02:42am EST

Vaccine companies preparing for flu season

Doctors are recommending those in the high risk groups get vaccinated next month, even though flu season doesn't usually arrive until October.

Tags: flu , flu shot , flu vaccines , flu season , H1N1 , FDA , Hank Silverberg

Tuesday - 08/03/2010, 02:51pm EDT

Family fears Fort Detrick Area B gave them cancer

Former Frederick residents are gearing up for a town hall meeting Saturday to discuss the possibility that Fort Detrick caused three cases of cancer in their family

Tags: Fort Detrick , Frederick County , cancer , Frederick County Health Department ,

Thursday - 07/08/2010, 11:38am EDT
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