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Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-Md.)

House

A cloudy path ahead for your agency's cash flow after Dec. 11.

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Relmond Van Daniker

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The long-time president of the Association of Government Accountants is retiring.

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Shawn Moran

National Border Patrol Council

A behind-the-scenes look at the situation on the U.S./Mexico border from someone who's been there.

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André Mendes

Broadcasting Board of Governors

A new office means a whole new way of life for employees at BBG.

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Devon Hewitt

Protorae Law

Much has changed in the legal environment surrounding small business contractors.

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Lt. Col. Sean Kern

National Defense University

A developing solution for the cyber workforce shortage.

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Justin Sink

The Hill Newspaper

How will the President manage to prosecute a highly-visible war without Congress in town?

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Chris Ferguson

Boeing

Boeing lands a contract to ferry astronauts to the Space Station.

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Roger Waldron

Coalition for Government Procurement

A little common sense with contracting data can take the strain off your agency's IT budget.

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Tom Devine

Government Accountability Project

How will the Marine Corps write its new rules on whistleblowing?

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Bob Tobias

American University

Get the big fat "F" off your agency's performance data report card.

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Kim Weaver

Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board

A new customer service effort under way at the Thrift Savings Plan.

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National Conferences on Medicare & Medicaid

Sunday, September 28th, 2014 - Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

Congress and the Intelligence Community (September)

Monday, September 29th, 2014 - Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

37th World Energy Engineering Congress

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 - Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

NASA Goddard Cyber Expo

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Visual Studio Live! Washington, D.C.

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Data Center Training Seminar

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NDIA's CBRN Roundtable Breakfast

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GSA Construction and Building Services Procurement Program

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 - Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Security Awareness Forum...

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ACQ-101 Obtain a Working Knowledge of the FAR, for non-acquisition IT Professionals

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NDIA Cyber Security Symposium

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DOE HQ Cybersecurity Awareness Day

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Negotiating Strategies for Subcontracts

Thursday, October 9th, 2014 - Thursday, October 9th, 2014

Cleared Job Fair

Thursday, October 9th, 2014 - Thursday, October 9th, 2014

Benefits Realization and Visualization Tutorial and Roundtable for Government

Thursday, October 9th, 2014 - Thursday, October 9th, 2014
  
Thrift Savings Plan Ticker
Oct 01, 2014 Close Change YTD
L Income 17.2190 -0.04 3.05%
L 2020 22.4001 -0.13 4.81%
L 2030 24.1410 -0.19 5.64%
L 2040 25.5670 -0.23 6.20%
L 2050 14.4723 -0.15 6.63%
G Fund 14.5373 0.00 1.57%
F Fund 16.5562 0.07 5.34%
C Fund 25.5425 -0.34 9.94%
S Fund 33.5665 -0.50 6.62%
I Fund 25.0816 -0.21 2.86%
Closing price updated at approx 6pm EST. each business day. More at tsp.gov.

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