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30th Annual Candlelight Vigil Honored 360 Fallen Peace Officers at the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial
The names of 360 law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty—including 129 who died in 2017—were formally dedicated on the evening of May 13th during the 30th Annual Candlelight Vigil held on the National Mall and produced by the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund.
On the June 15th episode of FedTalk on Federal News Radio, host Ben Carnes was joined by Dr. Jeff Nichols for the first half of the program. Dr. Nichols is the associate director for computing and computational sciences at Oak Ridge National Laboratory and is part of the team responsible for Summit, the world’s most-powerful supercomputer, which was unveiled this week.
The White House issued several executive orders on May 25, 2018 affecting the management of the federal workforce.
Over 9 million current and former Federal Employees and their families rely on some form of benefits from the Federal Government. With the quantity of rules and regulations surrounding these benefits, it’s imperative to have a firm understanding of how these policies can directly affect you.
Tune in to the June 15th FedTalk to hear about what’s in store for federal technology for the coming year, including developments on expanded use of artificial intelligence, extended reality, and the unveiling by the Department of Energy of Summit, the world’s most powerful supercomputer.