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Ethics and Accountability for Government Attorneys

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Tune in to FEDtalk this week for a discussion of ethics and accountability in the federal government. The guests will cover the Professional Review process for government attorneys and other government ethics considerations.

An Inside Look at Whistleblowing

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In case you missed it, be sure to listen to the Friday, December 14th episode of FEDtalk for a fascinating look into the federal whistleblowing process.  The founders of Whistleblower Aid, John Tye and Mark Zaid, joined host Debra Roth for an informative discussion. 

Are You Ready For Open Season?

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With open season just around the corner, tune in to FEDtalk tomorrow to hear about some of your options as a federal employee when making benefits decisions and planning for your future.

Be Prepared for Open Season 2018

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With open season just around the corner, tune into the October 19th FEDtalk to hear about some of your options as a federal employee when making benefits decisions and planning for your future.

Catch Up With the U.S. Digital Service

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Tune in to the May 18th FedTalk to hear about the latest initiatives from the United States Digital Service (USDS) and dCode, including a new digital initiative at the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Catch Up With the U.S. Digital Service and Dcode

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On the May 18th FedTalk, host Ben Carnes was joined by Megan Vorland, Director of Programs at dCode, and Nicholas Holtz from the Digital Service’s Veterans Affairs team.

Diving Into Early Presidential History

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Presidents’ Day is the perfect opportunity for a trip through time to celebrate some of our nation’s formative leaders. This week on FEDtalk, historians will come together to discuss how our early presidents shaped the role of the executive and how that role continues to change over time.

Fact-Checking in an Era of Fake News

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Fake news has everyone from professors to journalists to national foundations taking up arms to combat this phenomenon of presenting false and often sensationalist information as fact online.

Federal Conference & Travel Restrictions

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Tune in to FedTalk this week for a discussion on federal conference and travel restrictions, including what listeners can do to make their opinions heard.

Host Jason Briefel of Shaw Bransford & Roth, P.C. will be joined in-studio by Ryan Davison, Advocacy Manager at the American Chemistry Society (ACS), Jimmy Thomas, Legislative Policy Director at the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA), and Mary Kate Cunningham, Senior Manager of Public Policy at ASAE: The Center for Association Leadership to discuss how the restrictions affect government, the industry, and stakeholders. 

FedTalk Tomorrow: Financial Planning Updates for Federal Employees

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On the August 3rd episode of FedTalk on Federal News Radio, join host Tony Vergnetti and Michael Livingston from the Livingston Financial Group to hear about important financial planning strategies for all federal employees to consider.

FEDtalk: What Benefits Will You Need in Retirement?

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Take control of your long term care benefits this Open Season. Learn about their “virtual benefits fair,” why it’s never too early to sign up for long term care, and what packages Long Term Care Partners provides.

Financial Planning for Feds

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In the wake of the partial government shutdown, financial planning has been on the minds of federal employees everywhere.  Tune in to FEDtalk this Friday at 11 am EST for a discussion on financial planning pre- and post-retirement. 

Fitting Leadership Development Into Busy Schedules

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Even though senior leaders know they need to keep their skills sharp through continued development opportunities, finding the time, let alone the budget, for training and development is a constant challenge.

Get Outside for National Park Week!

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Tune in this week week to hear from the National Parks Service (NPS) about all the activities going on around the country for National Park Week April 21-29, including Junior Ranger Day and Park Prescription Day.

GPRA Modernization Act and Organizational Performance

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Tune in this week to learn how the performance appraisal process is used to evaluate individual job performance connected to overall agency performance, and if it's actually working.

Improving Federal Data to Improve the Federal Government

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Tune in to the June 1st FedTalk as host Debra Roth speaks to three organizations leading the effort to improve the federal government’s operations by improving the data on which it relies.

This Week on FEDtalk

Ethics and Accountability for Government Attorneys

Tune in to FEDtalk this week for a discussion of ethics and accountability in the federal government. The guests will cover the Professional Review process for government attorneys and other government ethics considerations.

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FLEOA Scores Legal Victory for Agents with Hearing Loss

Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association (FLEOA) National President Nathan Catura released a statement earlier this week that detailed a settlement impacting agents with hearing loss.

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