General Services Administration News
David Muir Reports: Can You Trust Those 'Made in America' Labels?
U.S.-based companies say the mislabeling of products costs workers their jobs
Book Excerpt: Donald Trump's 'Crippled America: How to Make America Great Again'
Excerpted from "Crippled America: How to Make America Great Again," by Donald J. Trump , Copyright 2015 Threshold Editions. OUR INFRASTRUCTURE IS CRUMBLING Our airports, bridges, water tunnels, power grids, rail systems— our nation’s entire infrastructure is crumbling, and we aren’t doing anything
How You Can Use Yelp to Review the Federal Government
Have you had a bad experience at a TSA checkpoint? Are you frustrated with long lines at a Social Security office? Do you have concerns about the upkeep at a national park? Well the federal government wants to know about your complaints or words of praise their agencies and offices, and they want
Donald Trump Announces His 2016 Presidential Bid
The famed businessman and television personality puts forth his vision for America during his campaign announcement at Trump Tower in New York City.
The Note: Obama's Immigration Actions Hit a Speed Bump
The Note 2/17/2015 The Note: Obama’s Immigration Actions Hit a Speed Bump By SHUSHANNAH WALSHE (@shushwalshe) NOTABLES BREAKING OVERNIGHT: A federal judge in Texas has blocked President Obama’s executive action on immigration, giving Texas and 25 other states time to pursue a lawsuit that aims ...
Presidents Day: One Family’s Tradition You Have to See to Believe
Friends of the Jensen family of Washington , D.C., know they shouldn't expect Christmas cards. Instead, each year Marisa Jensen, her husband, Jeff, and their daughters, Matilda, 15, and Franny, 12, take part in a much more unusual tradition: Presidents Day cards. But these are no ordinary
Homeland Security Orders Increased Security for Government Buildings
Homeland Security has ordered increased security at various U.S. government buildings in Washington, D.C., and other major cities and locations around the country. "The precise actions we are taking and the precise locations at which we will enhance security is law-enforcement sensitive, will vary
Excerpt: Elizabeth Drew’s ‘Washington Journal’
SEE ELIZABETH DREW TOMORROW ON "THIS WEEK." Check out what time “This Week” airs in your area. Excerpted from WASHINGTON JOURNAL: REPORTING WATERGATE AND RICHARD NIXON’S DOWNFALL by Elizabeth Drew, by arrangement with The Overlook Press. Copyright © Elizabeth Drew 2014. AFTERWORD “A man is not
Rents Slashed in America's Tallest Building
Morning Money Memo: New York City’s giant World Trade Center is supposed to be a bold symbol of revival for Lower Manhattan in the years after the 9/11 attacks. But the owners of the building are slashing rents by nearly 10 percent because they can’t...
Two Maine Lighthouses on Auction Block for $5K Each
If you've ever wanted to own an historic lighthouse -- or maybe two -- this could be your lucky day. Two Maine lighthouses have just been put up for auction by the General Services Administration (GSA) , with a suggested opening bid for each of just $5,000. One is off the coast of Harpswell, Maine;