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3 Jul 2007, 4:26 pm
" She points to a market-based mechanism used to curb acid rain while she was an assistant EPA secretary in the Clinton administration. [read post]
27 Jan 2009, 6:06 am
  Either way this goes, I hope someone reads this - "Open Letter to a New Under Secretary for Food Safety - FSIS - The End of E. coli Conservatism. [read post]
11 Dec 2018, 10:14 am by John Jascob
In opposing certiorari, the Secretary of Veterans Affairs argued that the case would be an unsuitable vehicle on which to consider overruling Auer and Seminole Rock because the outcome of the case would be the same whether or not the agency’s decision was entitled to deference; that determination reflected the best reading of the regulation’s text and purpose. [read post]
29 Aug 2011, 6:37 pm by By Adrienne Schofhauser
First, a federal judge in D.C. ruled that an Army veteran may proceed with a civil suit against the former defense secretary for torture he claims he suffered when he was a translator in Iraq. [read post]
20 Mar 2013, 10:05 pm by News Desk
Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack told reporters Wednesday Congress should come up with a better solution for handling unwanted horses than slaughtering the animals for meat for human consumption. [read post]
18 Dec 2014, 6:25 am by Seth Director
The ARBA webpage explains that the “liberal” consideration will only apply to veterans who received an other than honorable  (OTH) discharge. [read post]
19 Jan 2017, 5:41 pm by Tom Smith
GOP lawmakers and staff often point out that the Senate confirmed seven Obama nominees — secretaries of agriculture, education, energy, homeland security, interior, veterans affairs and a budget director — on Inauguration Day 2009. [read post]
31 Dec 2013, 3:12 am by Hook Admin
Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, reiterated the agency’s goal of eliminating its claims backlog by the end of 2015 and praised VA employees for their hard work. [read post]
3 Jul 2019, 6:41 am
"Instead of addressing something like veteran homelessness, he's spending it on boosting his ego with a parade that's fundamentally about him," said Castro, who served as secretary of Housing and Urban Development in the Obama administration.... [read post]
7 Jul 2014, 7:44 am by Robert Kraft
“I believe that the FBI needs to be investigating the Temple VA facility for criminal activities, and the Veterans Affairs Administration needs to be investigating the facility as well to administer cultural and bureaucratic reforms,” Carter said in a release. [read post]
30 Aug 2013, 7:16 am by Joy Waltemath
Specifically, the annual unemployment rate for post-September 2001 veterans (i.e., veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan) is higher than the rates for all veterans and for nonveterans. [read post]
14 Feb 2014, 9:44 am by Cynthia L. Hackerott
Section 503 and VEVRRA require similar affirmative action programs with respect to disability and status as a protected veteran. [read post]
12 Dec 2016, 10:01 pm by Dan Flynn
When his political appointment as Deputy Under Secretary for Food Safety comes to an end on Jan. 20, 2017, Al gAlmanza, with career employee status, will just switch back to being Administrator of USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). [read post]
3 Dec 2011, 4:24 pm by Cynthia Marcotte Stamer
HR Key Player In Managing Rising Race & Other Discimination Suits Under Obama Administration Justice Department The Obama Administration’s December 2 announcement of its revocation and replacement of Bush Administration policies on affirmative action in education highlights the heightened aggressiveness under the Obama Administration on the implementation, interpretation and enforcement of race, sex, disability, national origin and other federal discrimination… [read post]
16 May 2013, 9:30 pm by Christina Reichert
”The Administrative Conference of the United States (ACUS) released draft recommendations for the use of cost-benefit analysis in independent agencies. [read post]
25 Mar 2015, 9:06 am by Irene
A special panel comprised of the Solicitor of Labor, the Assistant Secretary for Policy and the Assistant Secretary for Administration and Management decides who gets honored. [read post]
22 Jul 2010, 1:10 pm
Rather than listening to a veteran civil rights advocate, administration officials trusted a misleading broadcast by rightwing Fox News and Breitbart. [read post]
23 Oct 2015, 9:35 am by Irene
Here are some of the reasons that the five investigated agencies—the departments of Defense, Interior, Veterans Affairs, General Services Administration and the U.S. [read post]