The theory of defensive pessimism suggests that imagining—and planning for—worst-case scenarios can be more effective than trying to think positively.
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House panel looks to reform performance management and limit bonuses for VA workers.
Attack is the latest in a string of criticisms about the use of “official time” for union business.
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