Tag: Deep State

A Shutdown to ‘Smoke out the Resistance’

on January 15, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Could there be an ulterior motive to the ongoing shutdown? A senior official with the Trump administration says in this editorial that although going without a paycheck has been difficult, the lapse in appropriations "is an opportunity to strip wasteful government agencies for good."

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Federal Employees Warned Not to ‘#Resist’ Trump Administration While on Duty

By on November 30, 2018 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Federal Employees Warned Not to ‘#Resist’ Trump Administration While on Duty

OSC has issued new Hatch Act guidance for the 2020 election. Federal employees will want to be wary of using certain terms and hashtags in a political context.

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IRS Employees in New Undercover Video

By on September 26, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments

In the latest undercover video designed to portray a “deep state” in government, an IRS employee explains why he regrets having to follow the Constitution and why he likes working at the agency.

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Undercover Video Leads to Losing Federal Job

By on September 25, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Undercover Video Leads to Losing Federal Job

A Justice Department employee who recently appeared in an undercover video is no longer employed by the agency.

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Using Government Software and Information to “Resist” Administration

By on September 20, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments

More videos have been released with federal employees explaining how they “resist” federal policies. One employee works for GAO and says he is a communist.

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Deep State? “It’s Impossible to Fire Federal Employees.”

By on September 19, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments

A video with a federal employee purportedly working as a “deep state” operative at the Department of State has been released.

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IG Report: No Record Retention Violations Revealed at EPA

By on April 9, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
IG Report: No Record Retention Violations Revealed at EPA

An IG investigation at EPA found more than 96 pages of unapproved apps on agency phones but no evidence of purposely circumventing federal record retention rules.

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House Dems Concerned About Whistleblower Reports of Targeting Career Federal Employees

By on March 15, 2018 in Agency News, Human Resources with 0 Comments
House Dems Concerned About Whistleblower Reports of Targeting Career Federal Employees

Two Congressmen say they have whistleblower documents alleging administration officials targeted career federal employees who did not support President Trump’s agenda.

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As Trump Administration Targets Certain Words, ‘A Hostile Bureaucracy’ Pushes Back

on December 23, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
When a new administration takes over in Washington, there is usually an effort to change the conversation to advance a political agenda. It's no different this time around, but that doesn't mean the Trump administration isn't getting pushback from some employees in federal agencies and Democrats in Congress.

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Public Outcry Leads to EPA Terminating its Media Monitoring Contract

By on December 19, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Public Outcry Leads to EPA Terminating its Media Monitoring Contract

A backlash over a contract the EPA had with a private firm for media monitoring services has led to both parties canceling the agreement.

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