Flimsy Sanity: Lame Duck Follies

Flimsy Sanity

In individuals, insanity is rare; but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule. - Friedrich Nietzsche

Tuesday, November 18, 2008

Lame Duck Follies

Administration Protects Bush Appointees by Converting Positions to Career Civil Service Jobs - washingtonpost.com

The transfer of political appointees into permanent federal positions, called "burrowing" by career officials, creates security for those employees, and at least initially will deprive the incoming Obama administration of the chance to install its preferred appointees in some key jobs.


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