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Under recent executive order, federal employees must now show proof of vaccination

The Biden administration’s vaccine mandate for federal employees applies to those who are teleworking, the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force said Thursday. The task force’s latest guidance also appears to allow agencies to require vaccines for contractors earlier than a recent executive order described.

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USPS says vaccination, testing requirements subject to 'mandatory' union negotiations

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Diverse federal workforce key to embedding equity in agency public service, OMB says

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New GEOINT strategy will direct agencies to look at commercial services first

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DIU's newest office is off and running investing in hardware innovations

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A Tuesday like no other: An oral history of 9/11 through the eyes of federal employees

Some federal employees spent hours in traffic going home. Others stayed at the office. And some were right in the thick of recovery efforts at ground zero and the Pentagon. Federal News Network spoke with several current and former employees about their experiences on Sept. 11. These are their stories.

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Biden administration sets November deadline for federal employee vaccine mandate

Testing requirements will stay in place for most unvaccinated onsite contractors until agencies can sort through the contractual paperwork, the Biden administration said Monday.

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Army says soldiers must be vaccinated by Dec. 15 or face consequences

Army Reserve and Army National Guard soldiers will have until the end of June next year.

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Vendor on USPS vehicle contract shortlist ends bid protest over award

Workhorse Group, an electric vehicle company on the Postal Service’s shortlist to manufacture its next-generation delivery vehicle fleet, is ending its legal battle against USPS and contract award recipient Oshkosh Defense.

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Agencies should apply DataOps to their data for AI, machine learning

Agencies often have data stored in multiple silos and data lakes, making discovery difficult. In addition, that data is rarely in standardized formats, especially with regard to formats usable by AI and ML. But by applying DevOps principles to their data strategies, they can overcome this stumbling block much quicker..

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Federal appeals court casts doubts on lawsuit challenging higher USPS rates

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit suggested the Postal Regulatory Commission could allow USPS to set even higher prices for the mail products it has a monopoly over in the coming years.

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Industry’s patience wearing thin with DoD’s CMMC, GSA’s follow-on to OASIS

Three industry associations wrote to DoD and one wrote to GSA expressing concerns about governmentwide initiatives that will impact contractors. Also, details about the memorial service for Rob Coen.

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FDIC, State finding novel approaches to bring new technology to users

Sylvia Burns is the FDIC chief information officer, and Keith Jones, the State Department’s CIO, highlighted individual efforts to drive innovation to their internal and external customers.

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CMMC changes to be announced 'very soon'

DoD is eying changes to the sweeping cybersecurity auditing program that could affect potentially hundreds of thousands of federal contractors.

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DIU’s newest office is off and running investing in hardware innovations

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A contractor learns, if you’re going to price high, price really, really high

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New GEOINT strategy will direct agencies to look at commercial services first

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Where does waste, fraud and abuse in the military stand after Afghanistan?

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Employee Assistance programs, EAP

New GEOINT strategy will direct agencies to look at commercial services first

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Under recent executive order, federal employees must now show proof of vaccination

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USPS says vaccination, testing requirements subject to ‘mandatory’ union negotiations

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