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A new bill, the 21st Century Integrated Digital Experience (IDEA) Act, introduced last week by Representatives Ro Khanna (D-CA) and John Ratcliffe (R-TX), aims to tackle a broad push to modernize the federal government’s digital offerings, including updating “federal agency websites, supporting the increased use of mobile devices, transitioning away from paper-based forms and in-person transactions, and modernizing to a 21st Century digital government experience.”
A war has been raging for billions of years, killing trillions every single day, while we don’t even notice. This war involves the single deadliest being on our planet: The Bacteriophage. Created with scientific advice and editing by James Gurney.
This week, May 6th through 12th, marks Public Service Recognition Week (PSRW), a celebration started in 1985 and organized annually by the Public Employees Roundtable and its member organizations “to honor the men and women who serve our nation as federal, state, county, and local government employees.”
In recognition of Public Service Recognition Week, Dr. Francis Collins – the Director of the National Institutes of Health best known for his work leading the Human Genome Project – released a music video containing a rendition of “It Takes You, HHS,” a tribute to Marvin Gaye and Kim Weston's, “It Takes Two.”
If you know anyone who's suffered from a long-term illness, you know how difficult it can be. Lost income, paying for living expenses, and additional costs of care can quickly overwhelm you.
Newly-installed U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Director Jeff Pon this week touted major OPM initiatives intended to address long-standing civil service reform issues.