Tag: House Oversight Committee

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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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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