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IRS adds another state to Direct File, as House Republicans seek to defund it

About 580,000 Oregon residents will be eligible to use the IRS’ Direct File platform next filing season, as long as the program remains funded.

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Military transition programs focus on education rather than employment

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US Mideast Tensions

Navy project brings promise of cloud to the middle of the ocean

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Whine, cheese make the return-to-office debate pungent

Brian Elliott, executive advisor around the future of work, said all organizations have to accept that how you measure employee performance has changed.

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Federal News Network's Cloud Exchange 2024

Federal News Network's Cloud Exchange 2024

Join us on June 25 and 26 to explore civilian agency progress in using the cloud to improve digital services and federal missions. Register today!

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Amelia Brust/Federal News NetworkReturn-to-office review: Employees call for flexibility, while legislation lags

Return-to-office review: Employees call for flexibility, while legislation lags

With the federal return-to-office conversation always in flux, Federal News Network wants to keep you up-to-date on what it all means for federal employees.

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Federal News Network's New Hire Guide

Federal News Network's New Hire Guide

New to civil service? We created this guide to provide insights and pointers to first-time feds. Be inspired by careerists and also get pointers to make the transition to your new job as smooth as possible. (Pssst: It includes health and life insurance cheat sheets too!)

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CJADC2

DoD needs to narrow its CJADC2 scope, lawmakers say

“The concept of CJADC2 is great but it’s an area where the concept is ahead of where we need to be to enable that,” said Rep. Rob Wittman.

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If this bill passes, U.S. Mint would start issuing bite coin

Now a bill in Congress would instruct the U.S. Mint to make coins that commemorate service dogs.

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Naval Surface Warfare Center Indian Head

How the Navy plans to modernize its one-and-only arsenal

The Navy plans to invest more than a billion dollars over ten years to revitalize an old facility. The Naval Surface Warfare Center at Indian Head, Maryland.

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CDM’s ever-evolving role in civilian cyber

CISA continues to expand its Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation Program capabilities to become the tool of first resort for both proactive risk management and also incident response and coordination. Learn more in our new eBook!

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IVF, Invitro fertilization

Senate GOP blocks bill to expand IVF access as advocates call for better FEHB coverage

A Democrat-led bill aiming to broadly expand IVF access has specific implications for feds through the Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) program.

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Political vs. career: Role of CIO remains unsettled

The number of agency chief information officers who are political appointees will drop by one when HUD moves its technology leader back to a career position.

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Four key highlights from the Microsoft cybersecurity hearing

Microsoft President Brad Smith made a number of key commitments, but faced no harsh criticism for his company’s documented cybersecurity shortcomings.

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Why the government should use more shared services to reduce costs

The GAO says the government wastes billions and billions of dollars on duplicative and overlapping activities, and can help stop the waste with shared services.

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Defense News

Naval Surface Warfare Center Indian Head

How the Navy plans to modernize its one-and-only arsenal

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US Mideast Tensions

Navy project brings promise of cloud to the middle of the ocean

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Pay & Benefits

IVF, Invitro fertilization

Senate GOP blocks bill to expand IVF access as advocates call for better FEHB coverage

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Technology

CJADC2, Low earth orbit, USINDOPACOMNational Geospatial Intelligence Agency

USINDOPACOM Mission Partner Environment success:  A blueprint for CJADC2 path forward 

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Workforce

non graduates, tech skills gap, skills-based hiring

The top 3 reasons the federal government should embrace non-graduates to bridge the tech skills gap

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IVF, Invitro fertilization

Senate GOP blocks bill to expand IVF access as advocates call for better FEHB coverage

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