Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Hearing on Agency Reorganization Plans

img_7869Today, the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management held a hearing entitled, “Agency Approaches to Reorganization: Examining OMB’s Memorandum on the Federal Workforce,” to examine the Administration’s plans to reorganize the federal government. Continue reading “Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Hearing on Agency Reorganization Plans”

102 Legislators Send Letter of Support for Federal Employees

whynteuCalling the administration’s proposals that impact the take-home pay and retirement benefits for current federal employees and retirees “destructive,” the legislators asked both congressional leaders to block any effort to bring such proposals to the House floor for votes. They pointed out that no other group has been asked to sacrifice more for deficit reduction than the federal workforce. As you well know, federal employees have already been deprived of $182 billion in pay and benefits. The FY 2018 budget would add another $149 billion in cuts. Continue reading “102 Legislators Send Letter of Support for Federal Employees”

Albert Einstein on Politics

Albert Einstein“It is the duty of every citizen according to his best capacities to give validity to his convictions in political affairs.”

Albert Einstein, ‘Treasury for the Free World,’ 1946