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Local NARFE to hold its annual Riderwood meeting

by George J. Galasso
NARFE Member

The White Oak Chapter of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE) will hold its annual joint meeting with members residing at Riderwood on Monday, May 15. 254 more words

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Picture this: Senate staffers’ ID cards have photo of smart chip, no security

(Source: arstechnica.com)

When Congress held hearings following the breach of the systems of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) in 2015, one of the issues that caused great consternation among lawmakers was that the OPM had failed to implement two-factor authentication for employees, particularly when using virtual private networks. 462 more words


April 26 - State and Federal actions - oppose anti-women's health license plates & pro-corporation budgets

It’s nasty out there today, FAM, and it’s likely to be nasty tomorrow, too. Good weather for making some calls.

State (via Michigan Resistance): URGENT. Call Senator Casperson at (517) 373-7840… 783 more words


Trump: national monuments a 'massive federal land grab'

WASHINGTON/April 26, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday directing his interior secretary to review the designation of dozens of national monuments on federal lands, as he singled out “a massive federal …

Trump to review power to establish federal lands

WASHINGTON– President Donald Trump will order a review of the 1906 law that gives the president of the United States power to set aside lands for federal protection, administration officials tell CNN, setting into motion a process that could see the Trump administration rescind the protection of lands designated by former President Barack Obama. 1,259 more words


Former Heald College students eligible for federal loan cancellation, refunds

Nearly 2,500 Hawaii residents who attended schools operated by Corinthian Colleges, including Heald College in Honolulu, are being notified that they are eligible for cancellation of their federal student loans used to attend those schools. 470 more words