Toni Sandys/The Washington Post via APSenator Gary Peters, D-Mich., questions Department of Homeland Security Acting Secretary Chad Wolf during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing to examine Department of Homeland Security personnel deployments to recent protests on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, in Washington. (Toni Sandys/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

Senate Democrats introduce new bill to block Schedule F executive order

Sen. Gary Peters (D-Mich.), ranking member of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, introduced new legislation Wednesday that would…

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5 workforce executive orders President-Elect Biden should cancel on Jan. 20

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Civil service executive order has some supporters

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Union, lawmakers attempt to block Schedule F executive order through new lawsuit, legislation

The National Treasury Employees Union is suing the Trump administration over the president’s recent Schedule F executive order. Three House Democrats introduced…

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(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally at HoverTech International, Monday, Oct. 26, 2020, in Allentown, Pa. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Salary Council appointee resigns, calls Schedule F executive order a ‘red line’

Ron Sanders, a longtime federal leader and three-year Trump administration appointee, said the president’s recent EO would prevent career employees from…

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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)FILE - In this Oct. 5, 2020 file photo, the White House is shown Monday afternoon, Oct. 5, 2020, in Washington. President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden’s campaigns are assembling armies of powerful lawyers as they prepare for the possibility that the race for the White House is decided not at the ballot box but in court.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Schedule F: A sword with two edges

In theory, a Biden administration could, for its own purposes, use the Trump executive order.

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