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High-ranking Justice Dept. official leaving post

Associate Attorney General Tony West, who has been the Justice Department's chief negotiator in its lawsuits against major banks, plans to leave the department Sept. 15.

Tags: Justice Department , people , Tony West

Wednesday - 09/03/2014, 06:10pm EDT

White House sends Park to recruit in Silicon Valley

In his new role, Chief Technology Officer Todd Park will leave the White House and head west to recruit tech whizzes from Silicon Valley to help the government.

Tags: Todd Park , people , technology , Shefali Kapadia

Monday - 08/25/2014, 08:43am EDT

Thissen elected NARFE's new national president

National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association delegates elected Richard G. Thissen as their new national president. He succeeds outgoing President Joseph A. Beaudoin.

Tags: Richard Thissen , Joseph Beaudoin , NARFE , people , workforce , Michael OConnell

Friday - 08/29/2014, 03:19pm EDT

Obama to nominate new DHS undersecretary for management

Russell Deyo will be nominated to be the Homeland Security Department's next management czar. Danny Marti also is in line to be the next White House Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator.

Tags: management , White House , DHS , Russell Deyo , Danny Marti , Barack Obama , people , intellectual property , Jason Miller

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 06:15pm EDT

Ronald Walters, Acting Undersecretary for Memorial Affairs, VA

Almost 125,000 veterans die every year. The Department of Veterans Affairs is responsible for laying them to rest with honor, and for that service the VA has the highest customer satisfaction rating of any organization -- public or private -- in the country. Ronald Walters is acting undersecretary for memorial affairs at the Veterans Affairs Department. He's a Service to America medal finalist in the Management Excellence category. On In Depth with Francis Rose, he explained why the VA is so successful in this arena. View a gallery of all the Sammies finalists.

Tags: Ronald Walters , Veterans Affairs , In Depth , Sammies , Service to America Medals , people

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 04:21pm EDT
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Jeffrey Rogers, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (Ret.)

The Defense Department has mine detectors and satellites to watch for threats around the world. Now troops have an injury detector that can scan for brain trauma nobody can see. Jeffrey Rogers is program manager of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. He's a finalist for a Service to America medal in the Science and Environment category for inventing a traumatic brain injury sensor. He explained how it works on In Depth with Francis Rose. Read a Q&A with Rogers.

Tags: Jeffrey Rogers , Sammies , Service to America Medals , Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency , DoD , people , In Depth

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 04:09pm EDT
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Dr. Linda Jensen, Human Resources Specialist, NASA Ames Research

Federal News Radio's Causey Awards honor top achievers in federal human resources. It's named after our own Mike Causey in tribute to his career spent reporting on issues that matter to the federal workforce. This year judges have selected four winners. One of them is Linda Jensen, a human resources specialist at NASA Ames Research Center. On In Depth with Francis Rose, she explained her underlying theory to human resources at her agency. Federal News Radio's Causey Awards honor top achievers in federal human resources. It's named after our own Mike Causey in tribute to his career spent reporting on issues that matter to the federal workforce. This year judges have selected four winners. One of them is Linda Jensen, a human resources specialist at NASA Ames Research Center. On In Depth with Francis Rose, she explained her underlying theory to human resources at her agency.

Tags: Linda Jensen , NASA , Causey Awards , Mike Causey , In Depth , people

Wednesday - 08/06/2014, 04:46pm EDT
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Nick Nayak, Former Chief Procurement Officer, DHS

Federal News Radio's Causey Awards honor top achievers in federal human resources. It's named after our own Mike Causey in tribute to his career spent reporting on issues that matter to the federal workforce. This year judges have selected four winners. One is Nick Nayak, former chief procurement officer of the Department of Homeland Security. On In Depth with Francis Rose, he said human resource management is key to procurement success.

Tags: Nick Nayak , Causey Awards , DHS , people , In Depth

Tuesday - 08/05/2014, 03:59pm EDT
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Sammies finalist puts FCC 'on the map' -- literally

Michael Byrne provided comprehensive data about nationwide broadband coverage to citizens, activists, policymakers and industry, helping them to make better informed decisions.

Tags: Michael Byrne , people , Sammies , Service to America Medals , FCC , broadband , thing

Tuesday - 08/05/2014, 01:06pm EDT

2014 Causey Award Winner - Will Levy III

2014 Causey Award Winner Will Levy helped the Bureau of Engraving and Printing improve its ranking on the 2013 Best Places to Work in the Federal Government survey.

Tags: Will Levy , BEP , Bureau of Engraving and Printing , Causey Awards , workforce , people

Tuesday - 08/05/2014, 02:44am EDT
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