The Democratic members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee have called for an immediate end to the hiring freeze at the State Department.
A hiring freeze has been announced at CFPB amidst a legal battle that has ensued over who gets to lead the agency.
The Department of Defense has announced that it is officially lifting the agency’s civilian workforce hiring freeze, but with some restrictions.
OMB released a memo with directives for agencies to make restructuring changes. The author analyzes some of the key points in the memo from a federal HR perspective.
The State Department has announced it will maintain the hiring freeze despite it being lifted for other agencies.
Two Senators have asked the GAO to conduct a review of President Trump’s hiring freeze, expressing concern that it may ultimately fail to reduce spending.