A new report makes recommendations on the future direction of OPM. The author offers an analysis.
The author proposes two solutions to solve political “burrowing in” after a change in administrations.
The author says that using a model based on BRAC is the best way to achieve civil service modernization.
How common is the practice of “burrowing in,” and what can a new administration do about it?
President Biden has officially revoked Schedule F. The author says the action is an important indicator of the president’s approach to the civil service.
The author says that there is much to be done to restore trust in government, and one place to start is hiring to fill vacancies in agencies.
The author says that rescinding Schedule F is not as simple as an executive order under a new administration.
The author discusses which federal jobs he sees as the priority for a new presidential administration to fill.