Balancing the federal workforce

Just how big is the federal government? If you count contractors and grantees, it ranges from 9 million people to more than 11 million.

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Are today’s college students prepared to fill the federal talent pipeline?

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VIDEO: Fed unions protest on day of federal court challenge to executive orders

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House Dems increase pressure on President Trump to rescind executive orders

House Democrats are increasing their pressure on President Donald Trump to rescind his recent executive orders on official time and collective bargaining.

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FILE - In this Oct. 24, 2001, file photo, the United States Capitol in Washington, D.C. is shown in an aerial view. The GOP-led Congress is hoping to approve a must-pass spending bill as the clock ticks toward potential government shutdown this weekend. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

The 46-year federal learning curve

Guest columnist┬áTom Trabucco reflects on his 46-year federal career and the cast of characters he met along the way, as well as how he views the current…

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OPM: Postal workers not affected by Trump’s workforce executive orders

While the Trump administration faces pushback from unions and members of Congress over its trio of federal workforce-related executive orders, more than half a million government workers, it turns out, won’t fall under the orders’ purview.

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