Tag: House Oversight Committee

House Committee Looking at Employee Reassignments at DOI

By on October 12, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
House Committee Looking at Employee Reassignments at DOI

A House Committee is requesting information on employee transfers within DOI that it says may have been done in retaliation and therefore violation of law.

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House Committee Scrutinizing Travel of Federal Officials

By on September 27, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
House Committee Scrutinizing Travel of Federal Officials

The House Oversight Committee is seeking details from numerous federal agencies about their use of chartered aircraft for travel.

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House Oversight Committee Looking Into Postal Service Hatch Act Violation

By on September 1, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
House Oversight Committee Looking Into Postal Service Hatch Act Violation

The House Oversight Committee has taken an interest in the IG investigation that concluded the Postal Service violated the Hatch Act during the 2016 elections.

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Dueling Statistics on Federal Employee Pay

By on May 18, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Dueling Statistics on Federal Employee Pay

A House committee held a hearing on federal employee compensation. Interest groups are out in force. Here is a summary of competing arguments.

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Chaffetz Willing to Subpoena to Get Comey Memos

By on May 17, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Chaffetz Willing to Subpoena to Get Comey Memos

Congressman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) has asked the FBI to provide copies of memos that allegedly were written by former FBI director James Comey documenting conversations he had with President Trump.

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House Committee Urges President to Fill IG Positions

By on April 19, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments

The House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform is encouraging President Trump to fill several empty Inspector General positions at federal agencies.

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Chaffetz Will Not Seek Reelection

By on April 19, 2017 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Chaffetz Will Not Seek Reelection

Congressman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) has announced that he will not seek reelection for Congress in 2018.

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More Lawmakers Call for IRS Commissioner to Be Fired

By on April 7, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
More Lawmakers Call for IRS Commissioner to Be Fired

A second group of lawmakers are asking President Trump to fire IRS Commissioner John Koskinen.

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Postal Service Reform Act Takes Another Step Forward in House

By on March 16, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Postal Service Reform Act Takes Another Step Forward in House

The Postal Service Reform Act has been given a small push forward in the legislative process.

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House Committee Wants to Ensure President Trump Isn’t Deleting His Tweets

By on March 10, 2017 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
House Committee Wants to Ensure President Trump Isn’t Deleting His Tweets

A House Committee wants to ensure that President Trump isn’t in violation of the Presidential Records Act by deleting tweets sent from his Twitter accounts.

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