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Obama pens goodbye letter to the American people

President Barack Obama penned an emotional public letter, published Thursday, thanking Americans and encouraging them to participate into "daily acts of ...

January 19 CNN POLITICS

RNC Chair Reince Priebus Passes Baton to Ronna Romney McDaniel

Republicans, reveling one more time in their defeat of Democrat Hillary Clinton last fall, ratified the selection of Ronna Romney McDaniel of Michigan to be ...

January 19 WASHINGTON WIRE (WALL STREET JOURNAL)

Ethics chief to meet with top House Republican after rebuke of Trump, but won’t get public exchange he wanted

A top House Republican has denied a request from the federal ethics chief for a public meeting to hear lawmakers’ grievances against him for speaking out ...

January 18 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Obama’s orders protecting federal contract workers face reversal by Trump

President Obama has used his pen to improve the lot of individual federal contract workers and shape the balance between contractors and government employees. ...

January 18 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Outgoing OPM chief hits incoming GOP policies on hiring and firing feds

Beth Cobert was named acting director of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) soon after news broke about the cybertheft of personal information belonging ...

January 17 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Obama’s federal workplace legacy is mixed, but he’ll be missed

President Obama entered office eight years ago optimistic that he could “make government cool again.” Now he’s preparing to leave the White House to Donald ...

January 13 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

New feds could be fired for ‘no cause at all’ by Trump under planned legislation

Feds should put on their body armor now. A range of Republican proposals on federal hiring, firing and retiring will have them under fire during the Trump ...

January 12 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Federal ethics chief blasts Trump’s plan to break from businesses, calling it ‘meaningless’

The head of the federal Office of Government Ethics on Wednesday denounced President-elect Donald J.Trump’s plan to separate the presidency from his business ...

January 11 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

David Shulkin tapped as Trump’s VA secretary

President-elect Donald Trump announced Wednesday that he has tapped David Shulkin, a physician who is currently serving in the Obama administration as VA under ...

January 11 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Democrats seek thaw in Trump plan to freeze federal hiring

House Democrats are trying to shield federal employees from the cold reception President-elect Donald Trump promises them shortly after he takes office next ...

January 11 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

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