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Seven-bill spending minibus clears House, retains Biden's proposed federal pay raise

The House minibus includes a silent endorsement of the president’s proposed federal pay raise for civilian employees in 2022. The Senate hasn’t introduced spending bills yet for 2022.

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Federal employees must attest to vaccination or submit to testing, per new Biden policy

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Possible vaccine mandate for federal employees raises host of tricky questions, attorneys say

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Biden administration eyes mandates under new effort to improve critical infrastructure cybersecurity

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'Almost 2/3 of those actually come from rollover accidents.'

The Government Accountability Office's review of noncombat accidents was released earlier this month and the Director of Defense Capabilities and Management Issues, Cary Russell, shared more details on Federal Drive with Tom Temin.

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Mask requirements return for federal employees, contractors in light of new guidance

Following instructions from the Office of Management and Budget, federal agencies on Wednesday began to impose new mask requirements for federal employees, contractors and visitors inside government buildings, regardless of their vaccination status.

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NIST seeks input on guidance to pin down trustworthy AI

NIST, in a request for information posted Wednesday, said the upcoming framework will define trustworthy AI in terms of transparency, fairness and accountability.

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GSA earns top marks under FITARA 12 scorecard

House Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on Government Operations released the latest agency grades on progress around IT modernization goals.

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DoD taking steps to scope military hunger issue

Some military families may not be eligible for SNAP because of the housing allowance they receive.

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GSA offers HQ as telework space for other feds to reduce real estate footprint

GSA, through its Public Buildings Services, manages about 371 million square feet of real estate across almost 9,000 workspaces, owns about 1,700 of those properties and leases the rest on behalf of tenant agencies.

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White House releases proposal to significantly increase Buy American requirements

OMB is releasing an advanced notice of proposed rulemaking today that, among other things, raises the percentage of component parts required to be manufactured in the U.S. in a product that agencies buy.

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House panel suggests increasing military pay, putting off DoD plan to decrease medical billets

The House Armed Services Military Personnel Subcommittee is concerned that DoD still wants to get rid of 18,000 medical positions.

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Defense News

What the FY 2022 Defense budget request says about a future fight with China

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Navy charges sailor with setting fire that destroyed warship

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Senate committee wants to add $35B to the Biden administration’s 2022 defense spending proposal

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Pay & Benefits

Seven-bill spending minibus clears House, retains Biden’s proposed federal pay raise

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In rare move, members of Congress want White House to request more money for one particular agency

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Workforce

Seven-bill spending minibus clears House, retains Biden’s proposed federal pay raise

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Federal employees must attest to vaccination or submit to testing, per new Biden policy

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