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Congress coming after federal slackers

Feds who goof off on the job, or who spend all day surfing the net, watching the clock or on personal business are in for trouble. Congress is coming. So why are the vast majority of civil servants not quaking in their boots? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey tells all.

Tags: poor performance , workforce , pay and benefits , pay , congress , Mike Causey , federal report

Friday - 07/01/2011, 02:01am EDT

Thursday Morning Federal Newscast - June 30, 2011

In this morning's Federal Newscast, today is Defense Secretary Robert Gates' last day on the job. Plus, how some Census workers could be losing their jobs.

Tags: Federal newscast , Federal Drive , management , people , congress , Defense

Thursday - 06/30/2011, 10:10am EDT

Congress clears short-term FAA funding bill

Imagine going for more than three years without a permanent authorization bill. The FAA has been doing it.

Tags: The Hill , congress , FAA , Federal Drive

Wednesday - 06/29/2011, 01:05pm EDT
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House members can Skype into meetings

The House is loosening its Internet teleconferencing rules, allowing for Skype, but the Senate still can't hold meetings over Wi-Fi.

Tags: Cybersecurity Update , technology , National Journal , Skype , Internet , congress , Orrin Hatch

Wednesday - 06/29/2011, 12:59pm EDT

Fixing America's cybersecurity problem

Federal and military websites are under fire from hackers, according to Richard Stiennon, host of the "Threat Chaos" blog. He told Federal News Radio what he thinks needs to be done to fix that problem.

Tags: In Depth , cybersecurity , Cybersecurity Update , Richard Stiennon , cyber strategy , hacking , Jory Heckman , congress

Monday - 06/27/2011, 07:07pm EDT
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Congress hears criticisms of WH cyber proposal

Congress heard criticisms of the White House's cybersecurity proposal Friday, including claims that it provides incentives that could make the nation's critical infrastructure less secure.

Tags: technology , policy , cybersecurity , congress , DHS , Internet Security Alliance , Larry Clinton , Melissa Hathaway , critical infrastructure , Jared Serbu , Cybersecurity Update

Monday - 06/27/2011, 09:30am EDT
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House committee: DoD should improve Rx drug tracking

The House Appropriations Committee wants DoD to electronically find and track pharmaceutical information for troops at war.

Tags: DoD , DoD Report , House Appropriations Committee , congress , House , management , oversight , technology , prescription drugs , In Depth

Monday - 06/20/2011, 08:59pm EDT

Senate introduces legislation to track federal spending

Sen. Mark Warner proposed a web-based system to Congress to improve the way federal expenses are reported by federal agencies. It's the Senate version of a bill proposed last week in the House by Rep. Darrell Issa.

Tags: Mark Warner , congress , Senate , management , financial management , transparency , oversight , Committee on Oversight and Government Reform , Digital Accountability and Transparency Act , Federal Accountability and Spending Transparency , Courtney Thompson

Monday - 06/20/2011, 03:49pm EDT
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