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Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/05/2012

Presidential Management Fellowship Program examined


The top two House Republicans overseeing the federal workforce are calling on the Obama administration to explain recent mishaps with a prestigious program designed to attract future government leaders.

The Presidential Management Fellowship Program advertises itself as “a flagship leadership development program at the entry level for advanced degree candidates.”

In a letter to the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), Reps. Darrell Issa (Calif.) and Dennis A. Ross (Fla.) said that “unfortunately, recent problems with OPM’s administration of the Program threaten its prestige and the government's ability to recruit future Fellows.”

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