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House C’ttee Orders Sack of 22 Intels Expatriates | THISDAYLIVE

James Emejo in Abuja

The House of Representatives Committee on Local Content has recommended the the sack of 22 expatriate staff of Intels Nigeria Limited following the company’s flagrant vio… 10 more words

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Congress Passes FDA User Fee Reauthorization Bill

The United States Senate has passed HR 2430 by a vote of 94 – 1, legislation to reauthorize user fees collected by the Food & Drug Administration (FDA). 183 more words


Senate Passes Office of Special Counsel Reauthorization

S. 582 provides the Office of Special Counsel (OSC) with statutory authority to access information, an enhanced ability to oversee agency implementation of corrective actions, and streamlined procedures for reviewing allegations. 151 more words


Update on Proposals Regarding Federal Employee Retirement Benefits

The purpose of this memorandum is to review proposals and the current status of federal retirement programs. Our legislative team is working to monitor the proposals and urging Congress to protect the current system. 771 more words


Update on Government Funding

Heading into the August recess, Congress is leaving a long list of work it must complete in the Fall. In addition to consideration of health care, immigration, and tax reform, Congress must vote before September 30 to increase the debt ceiling and pass a continuing resolution, 12 appropriations bills, or some combination thereof to keep the government open as of October 1, 2017. 846 more words


Bill Introduced to Assist Federal Employees Impacted by Government Data Breaches

Congressman Anthony Brown (D-MD) has introduced, H.R. 3403, the so-called Cyber VICTIM bill (the Valuing Individual Cybersecurity Through Interagency Measures Act) that would establish a designated federal official to serve as the interagency cyber victim coordinator. 338 more words