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    Connelly wants answers on FEVS delays

    In a letter to the Office of Personnel Management’s acting director, Rep. Gerry Connelly (D-Va.) said that the House Committee on Oversight and Reform’s Subcommittee on Government Operations is “concerned about the apparent mishandling” of the survey.

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    AFGE backs Harris for VP

    Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) has a long record supporting federal union issues and looking to check the power of government and private sector tech surveillance.

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    Bipartisan Senate bill extends federal telework for duration of the pandemic

    The Pandemic Federal Telework Act of 2020 is designed to support telework for any federal job that can be done remotely, while providing management and tech support for teleworking employees.

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    For DOD, diversity begins with inclusion, culture change

    Janice Glover-Jones, the Defense Intelligence Agency's chief diversity, equality and inclusion officer, said that diversity has to be more than compliance and "promote inclusive behaviors."

  • USDA IT shop freezes hiring, offers early retirement

    In an effort to optimize the agency’s tech investments and update the skillset of its workforce, the Department of Agriculture’s CIO Office has instituted a hiring freeze and plans to offer early retirement options to IT workers.

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    DOD watchdog pick gets grilled by Senate Dems

    Sen. Jack Reed (D-R.I.) said Jason Abend's nomination circumvented a vetting process set up by the 2008 Inspector General Reform Act.

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    Union survey finds widespread racial bias at VA

    Racism and incidents of racial bias are a big problem at the Department of Veterans Affairs, according to a survey released by the American Federation of Government Employees.

  • Union complaint of 'resistance' talk in the federal workplace dismissed

    The American Federation of Government Employees had complained an Office of Special Counsel advisory was chilling federal employees' speech.

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    TVA walks back plans to fire U.S. tech workers

    The federally owned power company called the plan to fire workers and outsource IT operations as a "disappointing misstep" after the president blasted the move.