Terry Gerton

FILE - In this June 17, 2016 file photo, U.S. Sen. James Lankford, R-Okla., speaks to the new Oklahoma Highway Patrol Officers during their graduation ceremony in Edmond, Okla. Lankford and Oklahoma's four incumbent GOP U.S. House members who face challengers in this year's general election all have massive fundraising advantages and are heavy favorites in next month's general election. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)

Senate legislation seeks to expand early-career pipeline for federal service

The Senate’s Inspired to Serve Hiring Improvements Act would add flexibility for recruiting college graduates, along with lengthening temporary employee…

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Prioritizing Federal Personnel: Policy Priorities for the Executive and Legislature

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The story behind that just-out panel report on the future of the Office of Personnel Management

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Urgent attention needed to refocus OPM as federal workforce leader, NAPA says

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

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With the contract finalized, NAPA’s congressionally-mandated OPM study is underway

The National Academy of Public Administration is beginning to administratively staff up for a congressionally-mandated, highly anticipated study of the…

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Congress turned to NAPA for Office of Technology Assessment alternatives

On the hunch it lacked sufficient science and technology advice, Congress turned to the National Academy of Public Administration to come up with options.

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Congress to formally block OPM-GSA merger with defense authorization bill

In its most specific take yet on the Trump administration’s proposed merger of the Office of Personnel Management with the General Services Administration, Congress also commissioned the National Academy of Public Administration to conduct a top-to-bottom review of OPM.

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