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The end of an era: BlackBerry’s impact on feds, industry endures

Federal News Network asked former federal executives for their memories and thoughts about the impact of the BlackBerry device on the federal sector.

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USPS reaches deal with APWU on pilot to package free at-home COVID-19 tests

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Democratic lawmakers propose 5.1% average pay raise for federal employees

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What exactly is today's status of the vaccine mandate in the federal space?

You might be forgiven if you find the mask mandate confusing. It’s been challenged in a dozen courts across the country. Last Friday the Supreme Court heard arguments on the yes-or-no debate. D.C. federal employment attorney John Mahoney joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin to sort it out.

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Metro GM Wiedefeld to retire

After six years on the job, Metro General Manager and CEO Paul Wiedefeld is retiring, Metro said Tuesday.

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Congress is back today, and the federal budget is back on the agenda

Members will resume budget talks that started late last week, which is encouraging given that the continuing resolution deadline is just a month away.

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CISA adapts to address cybersecurity threats

As ransomware attacks continue to plague IT teams across all sectors, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency is working to counter them through a variety of means. With Log4J giving the cyber and IT community a scare with how easy it was to exploit, it became clear that a paradigm shift was necessary.

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White House moves to guard data after Trump census pressure

The Biden White House this month pushed to protect statistical agencies like the U.S. Census Bureau from political interference

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What feds need to know about financial disclosures and investing for retirement

The Office of Government Ethics requires federal employees to annually submit a Confidential Financial Disclosure Report (Form 450) each year before February 15. Federal News Network sat down with Shawn Steel, a certified financial planner with ClearLogic Financial, to learn how this can affect federal employees’ retirement plans and what they need to consider when investing.

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White House moves to guard data after Trump census pressure

The Biden White House this month pushed to protect statistical agencies like the U.S. Census Bureau from political interference

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White House moves to guard data after Trump census pressure

The Biden White House this month pushed to protect statistical agencies like the U.S. Census Bureau from political interference

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Former acting DHS IG pleads guilty to charges on stealing federal software, databases

Charles Edwards pleaded guilty to charges after prosecutors alleged he stole government software and databases so he could sell the software back to agencies at a profit.

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Joint Chiefs chairman and Marine Corps chief have COVID-19

The Joint Chiefs of Staff says Chairman Gen. Mark Milley has tested positive for COVID-19 and is experiencing very minor symptoms

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Defense News

DOJ reaches settlement with Hunt Companies over military housing issues

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Air Force flyers might be young, but they’ve eventually got to heed the call of nature

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Navy

Pentagon says full-year CR would cut its 2022 spending by more than $20B

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OPM-GSA merger

Democratic lawmakers propose 5.1% average pay raise for federal employees

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Pentagon says full-year CR would cut its 2022 spending by more than $20B

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