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White House permitting plan seeks interagency coordination for infrastructure spending

The Biden administration is looking to accelerate the pace of federal permitting and environmental reviews for thousands of infrastructure projects under the $1 trillion Bipartisan Infrastructure Law.

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Air Force awards largest ever military construction contract for F-35 facilities at Tyndall

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Leaders cite progress under cyber EO, but lawmakers press for more amid persistent threats

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Proposed NIH budget boost spending for experimentation, examines lower grant funding for minority scientists

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Give thanks for the dedicated federal employees who keep things running

Federal employees and contractors are responsible for some of the most important work that keeps America running. That's why, every May, we take time to honor their service and dedication to the public. Join us by sending an e-card to the feds in your life, be they coworkers, family, friends or just someone who's helped you.

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AI contracts have special licensing needs to prevent bias, encourage transparency

Data requirements to ensure lack of bias in AI and transparency and how it works are not part of the standard license agreements.

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Space National Guard still up in the air but lawmakers want to move forward

Senators seek to establish National Guard for space missions, correcting what they see as a “mistake” in Space Force’s initial establishment.

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Two workforce bills to pay attention to from House committee’s latest markup

The House Committee on Oversight and Reform passed legislation that would create an internship center at the Office of Personnel Management.

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Get ready as feds return to offices: Restock, refresh and reconfigure

As agencies ramp up for the return of employees to federal facilities, agencies should not expect that people will want to work the ways they did before the pandemic. We share insights on how to rethink federal workspaces for today and tomorrow.

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Herndon’s ManTech to be acquired by Carlyle Group for $4.2 billion

Herndon, Virginia-based ManTech International has agreed to be acquired by D.C.-based The Carlyle Group.

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Contractors are eyeing possible passage of a big aid-to-Ukraine bill

The Senate could vote tomorrow on a $40 billion military aid package for Ukraine. It’s already passed the House. Whatever happens, it will require contracts and contractors.

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The Army Corps of Engineers helps landowners know where wetlands begin and end

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has started releasing a series of data sheets for the public. They show the delineations of wetland, a crucial piece of information in land and resource management.

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Congress' copyright office has its first chief economist

One arm of the government’s intellectual property protection machinery has a new position and a new person to fill it.

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Defense News

Air Force awards largest ever military construction contract for F-35 facilities at Tyndall

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The Army Corps of Engineers helps landowners know where wetlands begin and end

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Pay & Benefits

paid family leave, talent pipeline

Two workforce bills to pay attention to from House committee’s latest markup

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Technology

Leaders cite progress under cyber EO, but lawmakers press for more amid persistent threats

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Contractors are eyeing possible passage of a big aid-to-Ukraine bill

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Workforce

Proposed NIH budget boost spending for experimentation, examines lower grant funding for minority scientists

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