Trump Pledges Governmentwide Hiring Freeze

The proposal would be implemented on his first day in office, Trump said in a speech in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.

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Still Alive: The Movement to Un-Shutter the Office of Technology Assessment

Bipartisan Capitol Hill effort would modernize OTA and counter its reputation as leftist.

Read more October 21, 2016 Leave a comment

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