VA Partnership with Corporation for National Community Service Supports Older Veterans

Pilot Senior Corps programs launched in Colorado, Montana, Nevada, Pennsylvania, and Texas The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently began partnering with the Corporation...

ICE releases FY19 second quarter enforcement data

The enforcement statistics from January-March 2019 illustrate that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is committed to arresting and removing unlawfully present aliens, with criminal...

TSA screening record numbers of travelers ahead of Fourth of July

If you’ve been flying during the past few weeks and it feels busier in the airport, you’re not imagining it. The upcoming July fourth...

Defense Contractor Agrees to Pay $4,200,000 to Settle Allegations of Submitting False Claims to...

PAE Applied Technologies, LLC, has agreed to pay $4,200,000 to settle civil claims stemming from allegations that it submitted false claims to the United States...

“Beagle Brigade” at ATL Intercepts Giant African Snails

U. S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Agriculture Specialists working at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) discovered two Giant African snails in a traveler’s luggage...

Reducing Regulatory Burdens: EPA’s Proposal Levels the Playing Field for Sources That Reduce Hazardous...

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed a rule to implement the clear language of the Clean Air Act that allows a “major source”...

Feds Feed Families Nationwide Food Drive Kicks Off

This week, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue kicked off the 10th annual Feds Feed Families Campaign at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) headquarters in...

VA Says it Will Reduce Rates for Servicemembers’ Life Insurance

On July 1, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will reduce Servicemembers’ Group Life Insurance (SGLI)monthly premium rates from 7 cents per $1,000 to...

Contract Award for New Border Wall Project, New Panels Installed in Other Area

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), in partnership with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), has awarded a contract to construct approximately four...

VA-Verizon partnership offers unlimited access to department’s video telehealth service

As a result of a partnership with Verizon, Veterans who are customers of the telecommunications company, as of June 27, will have unlimited access...