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Navy names ship for former congresswoman Giffords

In a ceremony at the Pentagon, Navy Secretary Ray Mabus unveiled an artist's rendering of the USS Gabrielle Giffords to honor former congresswoman.

Tags: DoD , Navy , Ray Mabus , Gabrielle Giffords , House

Saturday - 02/11/2012, 01:31am EST

Lower requests likely in President's FY2013 budget

If the requested budgets of several agencies are any indication, federal agencies are expecting less funds in anticipation of the President's fiscal 2013 budget request, to be released Monday.

Tags: budget , Barack Obama , Jolie Lee , management

Friday - 02/10/2012, 02:40pm EST

Legislative agencies' 2013 budget requests spell reduced staff, cuts

The Government Accountability Office, Congressional Budget Office, Government Printing Office and Library of Congress testified before a House committee this week on their fiscal-year 2013 budget requests. While they vary in many ways, none stray too far from 2012 funding numbers that cut the agencies' budgets.

Tags: House , Senate , budget , GPO , GAO , Library of Congress , CBO , Douglas Elmendorf , Gene Dodaro , Davita Vance-Cooks , James Billington

Friday - 02/10/2012, 04:06pm EST

Democrats renew push for campaign finance overhaul

Two senators said they want to put Congress in charge of setting campaign contribution limits and regulating "super" political action committees.

Tags: Chris Van Hollen , Michael Bennet , Tom Udall ,

Friday - 02/10/2012, 08:12am EST

Postal Service posts $3.3B loss for the quarter

The Postal Service said large losses would continue until the agency can trim its workforce, close some facilities, and restructure its healthcare program. The Postal Service posted a total loss of $5.1 billion in fiscal 2011.

Tags: USPS , Joe Corbett , Patrick Donahoe , financial management , Darrell Issa , Emily Kopp , budget

Thursday - 02/09/2012, 02:12pm EST
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Women at war: Pentagon is easing its job limits

The new rules, affecting thousands of jobs, will break down more of the official barriers that have restricted the military positions women can take.

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Friday - 02/10/2012, 01:16am EST

Bill aims to reduce number of government buildings

The House passed a bill to establish a commission to get rid of underused federal buildings.

Tags: House , Jeff Denham , civilian BRAC , OMB , federal buildings , federal real property

Thursday - 02/09/2012, 12:10pm EST
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Fed pensions up for debate in highway bill

Federal employees would pay more toward their pensions and new employees would receive less generous retirement benefits under a House Republican plan to pay for highway programs.

Tags: House , pay and benefits , retirement , transportation bill

Wednesday - 02/08/2012, 06:47pm EST

Will fed's benefits change in 2012?

American Federation of Government Employees President Jacque Simon will discuss whether your federal pay and benefits will be cut this year.
February 8, 2012

Tags: pay and benefits , pay freeze , Jacque Simon , American Federation of Government Employees , retirement benefits , budget battle , pay debate , Mike Causey , Your Turn with Mike Causey

Wednesday - 02/08/2012, 09:12pm EST
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Is Congress gearing up for another budget battle?

The battle over the budget is heating up once again. John Stanton, a House reporter at Roll Call, joined In Depth with Francis Rose to discuss the buget debate on Capitol Hill and what it means for federal managers and employees.

Tags: House , Senate , budget , management , John Stanton , In Depth , Francis Rose

Wednesday - 02/08/2012, 06:57pm EST
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