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Administration Calls for Fewer Performance Awards, Stricter Rating System for Feds

The Trump administration has instructed agencies to give out fewer performance-based awards to federal employees and to make it more difficult for workers to receive top performance ratings.

President to Nominate Eugene Scalia for Labor Secretary Job

President Trump said he would name Eugene Scalia as his next secretary of labor, tapping the longtime labor lawyer and son of the former Supreme Court justice Antonin Scalia for a position with vast responsibility over the American work force.

Time to evaluate how well telework, work-life programs are running, OPM says

Agencies have new guidance from the Office of Personnel Management on how to evaluate their telework and other work-life programs.

How Agency Heads Are Shifting Power Away from Federal Employees and Toward States

Trump administration officials told conservatives they've been successful in shifting power away from individual federal employees in favor of state and local governments, suggesting that federal workers had accumulated too much power in setting policy.

EPA worker rights under White House assault

The Trump administration executed another step in its plan to dismantle the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.


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