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Posted at 06:45 AM ET, 10/18/2012

How would Obama, Romney handle feds?

President Obama and Mitt Romney had a spirited rematch Tuesday night, in the second of three debates.

Topics ranged from jobs to taxes to Libya, education and pay equity for women. The next debate, on Monday, will focus specifically on foreign policy.
President Obama and GOP challenger Mitt Romney at Hofstra University Tuesday. (SAUL LOEB - AFP/GETTY IMAGES)

But the Commander in Chief is also the manager of the federal workforce. What are their ideas about federal workers and the future of government?

Washington Post reporters Eric Yoder and Steve Vogel take a look at President Obama’s record on the workforce and Romney’s plans for government employees should he be elected.

In case you missed these items in the pages of TWP, you can read about each here: Obama and Romney and the workforce.

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By Washington Post Editors  |  06:45 AM ET, 10/18/2012

Categories:  From The Pages of The Post, Workplace Issues, Administration

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