One-Third of Feds Won't Commit to Staying During Trump Administration

Feds are opposed to the president-elect's plans to shrink size and scope of government.

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The Twisted Psychology of Office Cliques arrowThe insider-outsider dynamic is bad for everyone.

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Ethics Office Chief Asks House Panel to Allow Him to Testify Publicly arrowOversight chairman had asked Shaub to talk privately on handling Trump ...

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Trump’s Interior Nominee Pledges to Eliminate Sexual Harassment at Department arrowZinke also says he will protect federally controlled land from ...

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Trump Appoints Baltimore Real Estate Developer To Tech Team arrowReed Cordish will serve as the assistant to the president for intragovernmental ...

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Does Your Job Make You Miserable? arrowIt’s easy to understand why people with low wages and terrible bosses are unhappy, but what about the rest?

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Russian Hackers Will Try ‘Again and Again,’ Warns Samantha Power arrowIn her parting speech, Obama’s UN ambassador says it is ‘naive’ to think ...

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