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Trump Gives Federal Employees Extra Day Off for Christmas

December 18, 2019 5:54 AM
Trump Gives Federal Employees Extra Day Off for Christmas

President Trump has issued an Executive Order giving most federal employees an extra day off on Christmas Eve this year.

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Local DC TV Show May Have Convinced Trump to Save OPM

December 13, 2019 7:01 AM

The author says that all signs point to a wonky local Washington, DC television show as being the one that may have been the tipping point in getting President Trump to back off of his plans to scrap OPM.

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Trump Abandons Plan to Dissolve OPM

December 11, 2019 5:00 PM

President Trump has abandoned his plan to dissolve the Office of Personnel Management.

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Agencies Will Have to Cancel Subscriptions to New York Times, Washington Post

October 25, 2019 8:58 AM
Agencies Will Have to Cancel Subscriptions to New York Times, Washington Post

The White House reportedly plans to direct federal agencies to cancel their subscriptions to the New York Times and the Washington Post.

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President Recommends 2.6% Pay Raise for 2020

August 30, 2019 9:08 PM
President Recommends 2.6% Pay Raise for 2020

President Trump has issued an alternative pay plan for 2020 recommending a pay raise of 2.6%.

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Trump Signs Executive Order to Eliminate Student Loan Debt for Disabled Veterans

August 21, 2019 6:22 PM

President Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday directing the Education Department to more easily forgive the federal student loans of 100% disabled veterans.

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Senators Don’t Want Federal Agencies Collecting Citizenship Data

July 25, 2019 2:00 PM
Senators Don’t Want Federal Agencies Collecting Citizenship Data

A group of Senators are threatening to withhold funds in an effort to stop federal agencies from providing citizenship data to the Commerce Department.

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Government to Print 2020 Census Without Citizenship Question

July 2, 2019 5:12 PM
Government to Print 2020 Census Without Citizenship Question

The Trump administration reportedly abandoned efforts to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census, but the president has said it’s still on the table.

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Hatch Act Violation Complaints Up Under Trump Administration

May 15, 2019 1:28 PM

Complaints that federal employees are using their platform to campaign for President Trump or his allies have risen during the Trump administration according to a recent report.

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Legislation Reintroduced to Restore ALJs to Competitive Service

May 2, 2019 10:19 AM
Legislation Reintroduced to Restore ALJs to Competitive Service

Another attempt is being made in Congress to restore Administrative Law Judges to the competitive service.

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