Don Kettl

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Former senior officials join rising calls for an alternative to Schedule F

Along with warning of what they said would be a dangerous return of Schedule F, the group called on Congress to enact reforms to modernize the civil service.

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Biden administration locks in plans aiming to block Schedule F for good

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House GOP pushes bill to fast-track firing at VA. Agency leaders doubt it’ll help

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What may survive from Trump’s workforce agenda, with many of the signature policies gone

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Fed community: Stop ‘tinkering around the edges’ of civil service reform

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Growing number of flexibilities, alternative personnel systems a sign agencies are looking for escape

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Time is now to reimagine the civil service, federal experts say

In a new white paper from the National Academy of Public Administration, federal experts say a breakdown of the federal human capital system ultimately…

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Don Kettl: Not feds’ first hunt for waste

Now we know what federal managers are asked to do in the latest executive order from the Trump administration. It’s not the first time they’ve been asked…

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Trump signs government reorganization order

White House press secretary Sean Spicer said the goal of the executive order is to make agencies more efficient, effective and accountable.

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