This new article details that the end of the federal governmentâ€™s security clearance logjam is finally in sight, according toÂ the U.S. Office of Personnel Management. Kathy Dillaman, associate director for OPMâ€™s Federal Investigative Services, said that 80 percent of OPMâ€™s initial investigations of applicants are being finished in less than
We get clearance-related questions in almost all threads on this site, so we thought we’d occasionally create a separate Q&A thread. Here, you can ask questions about clearance investigations, how to get a clearance, reinvestigations, adjudications, or any topic you are looking for an answer to.
In yesterday’s USA Today, a report titled “White House looks for faster top secret clearances” details the positive efforts of Office of Management and Budget deputy director Clay Johnson to reduce the security clearance backlog. The idea, is that extensive background checks, specifically interviewing a clearance applicant’s friends and neighbors