A Victory Against Dark Money

California has imposed $16 million in penalties and fines in a case demonstrating the importance of state laws requiring the disclosure of political donations. [ Read Entire Post: A Victory Against Dark Money... ]

In Detroit, Mayor’s Race Is One Piece of a Puzzle

The mayoral race in Detroit is riddled with complications, among them the presence of an emergency manager running the city. [ Read Entire Post: In Detroit, Mayor’s Race Is One Piece of a Puzzle... ]

Suspect charged with murder in LAX shooting

The suspect in the killing of a TSA screener during a shooting rampage at the Los Angeles International Airport was charged with murder Saturday, and authorities said he had signed a letter to TSA employees saying that he wanted to “instill fear in your traitorous minds.” Read full article >>      [ Read Entire Post: […]

Federal Diary: Transportation Security Officers have a thankless job; now one is dead

Being a Transportation Security Officer, a TSO, can be a thankless job. It’s certainly not lucrative. And as of Friday, it seems a lot less safe. You’re on your feet all day, making anxious airline travelers wait in sometimes long lines, while you and your colleagues pry into their baggage, gaze at their full-body scans, […]

US manufacturing activity hits 2½-year high

The US manufacturing sector expanded at its fastest pace in 2½ years last month, an industry report showed Friday, but the pace of hiring slowed from September. [ Read Entire Post: US manufacturing activity hits 2½-year high... ]

US manufacturing hits one year low in Oct: Markit

The pace of growth in the U.S. manufacturing sector hit a one-year-low in October as factory output slowed sharply, an industry report showed on Friday. [ Read Entire Post: US manufacturing hits one year low in Oct: Markit... ]

New Airline Rules: You May Be Able to Use Electronic Devices from Gate-to-Gate

The Federal Aviation Administration has given airlines the ability to expand the use of personal electronic devices for passengers on board. That means you could soon be able to listen to your music or read books on an e-reader from gate-to-gate on your flight. [ Read Entire Post: New Airline Rules: You May Be Able […]

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Learn about job openings, explore career options, and get resume and interview tips. [ Read Entire Post: Find a Job... ]

Health Site Woes Undermine Obama’s Vow on Government

Flaws in the rollout of the online federal exchange could have serious implications for President Obama’s promise of a more efficient government. [ Read Entire Post: Health Site Woes Undermine Obama’s Vow on Government... ]

Rice Offers a More Modest Strategy for Mideast

In an interview, Susan E. Rice, President Obama’s national security adviser, said the president’s goal was to avoid having events in the region swallow his foreign-policy agenda. [ Read Entire Post: Rice Offers a More Modest Strategy for Mideast... ]