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President Obama Renews QuickPay Program for Small Business Subcontractors

President Barack Obama has moved to accelerate payments for small business subcontractors by renewing the federal government’s QuickPay initiative. The QuickPay program has become ...
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Beth Cobert: White House Unveils Cross-Agency Goals, Action Plans

The White House has announced 15 presidential priority areas that will require teamwork among federal agencies in order to solve challenges across the government. Agencies have developed ...
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Executive Mosaic to Partner With Senior Executives Association for Leadership Events, Brand Awareness

Executive Mosaic (EM), the parent company of ExecutiveGov, the Potomac Officers Club (POC) and the 4×24 Leadership Program (4×24), and the Senior Executives Association (SEA) ...
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Gordon Adams: DoD to Face ‘Hard Choices’ With Smaller Overseas Contingency Budget

Some defense industry analysts believe the overseas contingency operations budget will eventually be eliminated as the U.S. moves forward from wartime operations in Afghanistan, Defense ...
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John Banghart: Agencies Center Cyber Goals on Continuous Monitoring, Authentication

The Department of Homeland Security is coordinating with officials at the White House to redevelop DHS’ approach of measuring cross-agency efforts to improve federal cybersecurity, ...
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Carolyn Colvin Gets Nod as Social Security Administration Head

President Barack Obama acknowledged Carolyn Colvin’s work as acting chief of the Social Security Administration with a planned nomination that would formalize her role as commissioner. Colvin, ...
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House OKs $570B Defense Spending Bill

The House of Representatives has approved a $570 billion appropriations for the Defense Department for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2015, Associated Press reported Tuesday. Donna ...
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Former V.A. Health Chief Kizer guns for Secretary Position

Ken Kizer, the former undersecretary of health at the Veterans Affairs Department from 1994 to 1999, is making a serious attempt at vying for the VA Secretary position. “I care ...
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White House’s Michael Daniel: Agencies Find Current Cyber Strategies ‘Capable’

Michael Daniel Michael Daniel, cybersecurity coordinator at the White House, said agencies under the purview of the White House will continue to use current cybersecurity regulations ...
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White House Outlines New Vision to Modernize Infrastructure

The White House plans to roll out an initiative that aims to modernize U.S. infrastructure by fast-tracking the permit process so that local and state governments can create jobs, start ...