Tom Temin Commentary

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Swamp dweller? Be proud of it!

You can’t personally change perceptions of federal employee … or can’t you?

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(Getty Images/iStockphoto/Robert Churchill)Group of Business people in Office Building

What will the future federal workplace really look like?

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(AP Photo/Dario Lopez-Mills)FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2003 file photo, Major General Raymond Odierno, commander of the U.S. Army Fourth Infantry Division gestures during a news conference in Tikrit, about 180 kms. (112 miles) northwest of Baghdad, Iraq.  Odierno, a retired Army general who commanded American and coalition forces in Iraq at the height of the war and capped a 39-year career by serving as the Army's chief of staff, has died, his family said Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021. He was 67.  (AP Photo/Dario Lopez-Mills, File)

General Ray Odierno: An appreciation

Tough and affable at the same time, and sometimes controversial, Ray Ordierno was a soldier’s soldier.

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FILE - A healthcare worker holds a vial of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, in this Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021, file photo. Pfizer asked the U.S. government Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021, to allow use of its COVID-19 vaccine in children ages 5 to 11 -- and if regulators agree, shots could begin within a matter of weeks. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)

Vaccine mandate: Soft picture with hard edges

Yes, the details of the federal employee vaccine mandate are foggy, but maybe they have to be,

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Late Apple chief provided lesson in leadership

Ten years after his death, Steve Jobs is remembered as much for an organizational revival as for a world-changing product.

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