Has the government done a good enough job updating itself?

Now a book of essays by some well known good government voices offers a long list of ideas for improving things.

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Unions ask full appeals court to take up case on Trump’s workforce executive orders

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The 40-year history of the Civil Service Reform Act

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Good government groups say time is right to reignite passion in public service

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Can administration, good government groups and unions agree on civil service reform?

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OPM announces first batch of civil service changes, ‘more to come’

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Federal News Radio

Does the administration have what it takes to reinvigorate an outdated civil service system?

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Partnership for Public Service

After 40 years, coalition seeks upgrades to Senior Executive Service

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Jory HeckmanMike Causey interviews Joan Melanson of LTC Partners and Federal News Radio reporter Nicole Ogrysko.

The past, present and future of the civil service

This week on Your Turn, Federal News Radio reporter Nicole Ogrysko will discuss the past, present and future of the federal civil service, and Federal…

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Ready for some more reforms?

Forty years after the civil service was officially “reformed” by the Carter administration, a new team with very different ideas about the role of…

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Bound by constraints of 40-year-old rules, civil service ready for a rebuild

Federal News Radio explores how an evolving federal workforce has been bound by the constraints of a 40-year-old civil service system that largely hasn’t changed at all since 1978.

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