Tag: House Oversight Committee

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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Legislation Banning Feds From Watching Porn at Work Takes Another Step Forward

By on March 9, 2017 in Human Resources with 0 Comments

Legislation that would prohibit federal employees from watching pornography while at work has taken another step forward in the road to becoming law.

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House Committee Wants to Know if Federal Employees Are Skirting FOIA Laws

By on March 9, 2017 in Agency News, Human Resources with 0 Comments
House Committee Wants to Know if Federal Employees Are Skirting FOIA Laws

The House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform sent a letter to numerous agencies seeking information on employees who are using methods of communication outside of normal government channels.

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TSA Head Threatened with Subpoena at House Committee Hearing

on March 3, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Members of the House put the acting administrator of the Transportation Security Administration on notice Thursday to turn over information on whistleblower retaliation or face subpoena.

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Leaking Information, Federal Employees and Political Ideology

By on February 16, 2017 in Agency News, Human Resources with 0 Comments
Leaking Information, Federal Employees and Political Ideology

An investigation into leaking intelligence information surrounding the resignation of national security adviser Michael Flynn has been requested by two House Committees. This begs the question, should federal employees work to oppose President Trump?

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Did Kellyanne Conway Violate Federal Ethics Regulations?

By on February 9, 2017 in Current Events with 0 Comments

The Office of Government Ethics has said that disciplinary action against Kellyanne Conway appears to be warranted for statements she made which appear to violate her position as a federal employee.

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House Committee Questions Federal Agencies’ Recent Hiring Sprees

By on January 11, 2017 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
House Committee Questions Federal Agencies’ Recent Hiring Sprees

The Chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform is questioning agencies about their accelerated hiring of new federal employees in an apparent effort to offset a proposed hiring freeze by the incoming Trump administration.

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House Oversight Scraps Transportation Subcommittee

on January 11, 2017 in Current Events with 0 Comments
A House panel is scrapping its subcommittee that maintained oversight of transportation agencies like the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), Amtrak and Washington’s Metrorail.

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Lawmakers Concerned About Proposal to Limit Number of FEVS Questions

By on November 16, 2016 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Lawmakers Concerned About Proposal to Limit Number of FEVS Questions

Lawmakers recently expressed their concerns about a proposal to drastically cut the number of required questions asked on the Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey and said that doing so would ultimately harm federal workers.

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