The Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Inspector General found medical reexaminations were unnecessary in 37 percent of the cases studied, wasting millions of dollars and potentially more than $100 million over five years.
Trump's policies may have gone too far, causing shrinkage among "dismantlers," who want to dramatically reduce government. Meanwhile, "rebuilders," those who want more government services, along with government reform are on the rise. This has important implications for elections this year and in 2020, and for agencies, federal employees and service to the public.
A new GAO report raises serious issues about poor Trump administration planning. That could lead to increased costs.
A new report reveals serious problems related to holding employees accountable, particularly as it relates to whistleblowing.
Documents obtained through a lawsuit file by a group demonstrate how the EPA sought to counter unfavorable stories by going after retirees with false information.
The litigation challenges Trump’s authority to restrict collective bargaining and the ability of labor leaders to represent not just their members but all employees in a bargaining unit.
At the end of fiscal 2017, CBP was more than 1,100 officers short, according to a recent Government Accountability Office report.
The Senate Appropriations Committee passed a 1.9 percent pay raise last month. If the full Senate agrees, the two chambers would have to reconcile their differences.
Social Security advocates cite the negative affect of Trump’s actions on employee morale and the resulting impact on service.
There were 1,673 vacant physician positions as of March, according to VA data.