The author says that although the civil service system is not perfect, a return to the “spoils system” would be devastating for the federal workforce.
There has been some movement in the Senate on confirming MSPB nominees. At the moment, many cases are still frozen due to the lack of a quorum at the agency.
Legislation has been reintroduced to extend MSPB appeal rights to some Postal employees.
The new OPM General Counsel will work concurrently at OPM and MSPB.
The stalemate continues that has left MSPB with no quorum among its board members. What does this mean for the agency and federal employees with pending appeals?