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Arctic oil: Russia pushes north as U.S. blocks Alaska leasing

While the U.S. Department of the Interior announced earlier this month that it would hold off on leasing areas in the Alaskan offshore for the foreseeable future, Russia is moving full steam ahead in developing Arctic oil. 2,351 more words

Arctic

You have every right to be afraid!

Many of us rightfully fear a Trump presidency for what it may mean for the welfare of our citizenry and nation.

Will Affordable Health Care (AHC) and Medicare be on the chopping block? 536 more words

Environment

GAO sustains protest in National Guard IT contract

The Government Accountability Office upheld the protest of an incumbent vendor who lost a contract award in a case that points to the high level of complexity involved in IT and government contracting. 40 more words

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GAO: Brand Name Restrictions Must Be Justified

Competition is the touchstone of federal contracting. Except in limited circumstances, agencies are required to procure goods and services through full and open competition. In this regard, an agency’s decision to limit competition to only brand name items must be adequately justified. 49 more words

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Press Release: Obama Administration Exceeds Ambitious Goal to Restore 500,000 Acres of Tribal Homelands

Date: October 12, 2016 Contact: Interior_Press@ios.doi.gov
(AS-IA) Nedra Darling 202-219-4152

Administration makes good on promise to place at least one half million acres of land into trust for tribal nations, working to make tribal communities whole again… 574 more words

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Hawaii To Become Self-Governing?

By ANGIE STEVENS / Staff Writer

The Department of the Interior has announced that a plan is being set into motion that would allow Native Hawaiians the status of a self-governing nation.   463 more words

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Senior Scientific and Technical Analyst – National Invasive Species Council (NISC)

Job Overview

This position is located within the Department of the Interior, Office of the Secretary, National Invasive Species Council, in Washington, DC. This is a permanent, senior-level position with substantial, high-profile responsibilities. 107 more words

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