Investigation Of Political Activities By White House And Federal Agency Officials During The 2006 Midterm Elections

Author by : United States. Office of Special Counsel
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Description : This report presents the U.S. Office of Special Counsel's (OSC) investigative findings regarding White House Office of Political Affairs (OPA) employees conducting political briefings for agency political appointees during work hours and in the federal workplace. OSC's investigation eventually expanded to examine other Hatch Act concerns involving OPA employees and agency political appointees. The activities investigated by OSC occurred during President George W. Bush's administration (BushII).


Investigation Of Political Activities By White House And Federal Agency Officials During The 2006 Midterm Elections

Author by : William E. Reukauf
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Publisher by : DIANE Publishing
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Description : This report presents the U.S. Office of Special Counsel's (OSC) investigative findings regarding White House Office of Political Affairs (OPA) employees conducting political briefings for agency political appointees during work hours and in the federal workplace. OSC's investigation eventually expanded to examine other Hatch Act concerns involving OPA employees and agency political appointees. The activities investigated by OSC occurred during President George W. Bush's administration (Bush II). In addition, OSC explains its findings and legal conclusions, and recommends certain practices and regulatory amendments that OSC believes should be adopted to ensure future compliance with the Hatch Act. Illus. This is a print on demand report.


The Spirit Of Compromise

Author by : Amy Gutmann
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Publisher by : Princeton University Press
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Description : To govern in a democracy, political leaders have to compromise. When they do not, the result is political paralysis—dramatically demonstrated by the gridlock in Congress in recent years. In The Spirit of Compromise, eminent political thinkers Amy Gutmann and Dennis Thompson show why compromise is so important, what stands in the way of achieving it, and how citizens can make defensible compromises more likely. They urge politicians to focus less on campaigning and more on governing. In a new preface, the authors reflect on the state of compromise in Congress since the book's initial publication. Calling for greater cooperation in contemporary politics, The Spirit of Compromise will interest everyone who cares about making government work better for the good of all.


Activities Of The White House Office Of Political Affairs

Author by : Barry Leonard
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Description : This report examines the operations of the White House Office of Political Affairs during the Bush Admin. It finds that the White House used the Political Affairs office to orchestrate an aggressive strategy to use taxpayer-funded trips to help elect Republican candidates for public office. From Jan. 1, 2006, until the mid-term elections on Nov. 7, 2006, cabinet secretaries and other senior officials traveled to over 300 events recommended by the Political Affairs office. All of these events were held with Republican candidates, and in most cases, the travel costs were paid for with fed. funds. Charts and tables.


Minnesota Law Review

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The Hatch Act

Author by : United States. Congress. House. Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
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Government Employee Relations Report

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White House Office Of Political Affairs

Author by : United States. Congress. House. Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
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Resumption Of The July 16 2014 Full Committee Hearing White House Office Of Political Affairs Is Supporting Candidates And Campaign Fund Raising An Appropriate Use Of A Government Office

Author by : United States. Congress. House. Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
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Congressional Record V 152 Pt 9 June 16 2006 To June 27 2006

Author by : Congress
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Publisher by : Government Printing Office
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Description : The Congressional Record contains the proceedings and debates of each Congressional session in the House of Representatives and the Senate. Arranged in calendar order, each volume includes the exact text of everything that was said and includes members' remarks.