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Four years after Ft. Hood, Pentagon still studying base security

DoD still is working to implement dozens of recommendations that followed the 2009 Fort Hood shooting. The Pentagon wants to create a system that notifies security managers about potential problems with clearance holders ahead of time.

Tags: DoD , Navy , Navy Yard , Aaron Alexis , Jonathan Greenert , Chuck Hagel , Martin Dempsey , management , security clearance , Jared Serbu

Thursday - 09/19/2013, 05:52am EDT
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Invisible federal millionaires

Is the person in the next cubicle really a closet millionaire? Does the person who organized your carpool have a seven-figure retirement nest egg? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey wants to know: Are you rich and don't know it?

Tags: mike causey , Federal Report , pay and benefits , retirement , TSP

Wednesday - 09/18/2013, 02:00am EDT

Navy sets up multiple avenues for survivors, employees to get help

Ed Cannon, the Navy's director of fleet and family readiness program, said the service deployed its special psychiatric rapid intervention team to provide assistance to employees who survived the tragedy at the Navy Yard.

Tags: management , Navy , Navy Yard , Ed Cannon , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 09/18/2013, 06:02am EDT
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13 dead after shooting at Washington Navy Yard, shooter identified

Thirteen people are dead and more are injured after a shooting at the Washington Navy Yard Monday morning. The shooter, who was killed during the incident, has been identified as Aaron Alexis of Texas.

Tags: DoD , Navy , shooting , Washington Navy Yard ,

Monday - 09/16/2013, 02:35pm EDT

Federal job description: Sometimes deadly

Working for the federal government, no matter who you are or where you work, can be dangerous, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. Sometimes deadly. There was the Oklahoma City bombing, and the aerial attacks on the Pentagon and the IRS in Austin. And again yesterday in a high-security Navy operation in D.C.

Tags: mike causey , Navy Yard , Federal Report

Tuesday - 09/17/2013, 02:00am EDT

FBI identifies Navy Yard shooter as Defense contract employee and former Navy reservist

The Federal Bureau of Investigation said that 34-year-old Aaron Alexis used a valid pass to enter the Navy Yard premises Monday. Alexis worked for The Experts, a subcontractor on an HP Enterprise Services contract to refresh equipment used on the Navy Marine Corps Intranet network. He was able to obtain a valid pass to the Navy Yard through his work as a contractor.

Tags: DoD , Navy , Aaron Alexis , Hewlett-Packard Enterprise Services , veteran , Shefali Kapadia , Washington Navy Yard

Tuesday - 09/17/2013, 07:07am EDT

RIF bait: The young and restless!

If you are young, newly hired or you are not a military veteran, you could find yourself between a rock and a hard place starting in October. If federal agencies, like Defense, decide to thin the herd with a RIF (reduction in force), new hires, young employees and nonvets would be the first fired.

Tags: mike causey , Federal Report ,

Monday - 09/16/2013, 02:00am EDT

2013 Causey Award winners announced

Federal News Radio has announced the winners of the fourth annual Causey Awards, recognizing human-resources professionals who have gone above and beyond to help the government operate better. This year's winners are individuals from the National Institutes of Health, the Food and Drug Administration, the departments of Defense and Agriculture and the Social Security Administration.

Tags: 2013 Causey Awards , Causey Awards , mike causey , Ronald Loube , Lynn Simpson , Phil Lenowitz , Reginald Wells , Francis McDonough , people , Michael OConnell , human capital

Monday - 09/16/2013, 05:00am EDT

Veteran employment and entrepreneurship

The American Legion's Mark Walker and Phillip Selleh from the VA Business Accelerator will discuss programs and initiatives to help veterans find jobs.
September 13, 2013

Tags: veteran hiring , veteran-owned business , Department of Veterans Affairs , Mark Walker , American Legion , Phillip Selleh , VA Accelerator Program , Derrick Dortch , Fed Access

Friday - 09/13/2013, 10:16pm EDT
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Sequestration and Syria

Members of the federal family have an outsized stake in the outcome of the Syria debate, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. The term boots-on-the-ground is a popular but distant buzzword for politicians and pundits. But many feds have literally been in those boots.

Tags: mike causey , Federal Report , sequestration

Friday - 09/13/2013, 02:00am EDT
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