Why Public Service is Not a Regular Job : FedSmith.com

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 0 View this article online at https://www.fedsmith.com/2019/02/19/public-service-not-regular-job/ and visit FedSmith.com to sign up for free news updates Reflecting on the recent partial government shutdown, I was struck by the comments I heard and read about the federal workforce. Some people pointed out that everyone, not just federal employees, should be better […]

Ontario PC Party introduces legislation to replace Police Service Act

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 2 The Ontario PC Party government is introducing new legislation that it says will streamline the Special Investigation Unit’s (SIU) investigation process and enhance police oversight through an overhaul to the Police Service Act. The Ford government said in a release Tuesday that its Comprehensive Ontario Police Service Act, 2019, would […]

Service delivery, jobs and economy are SA’s main worries, says Ipsos poll

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 0 Just under four in 10 (38%) say the government is managing the economy very or fairly well, while almost six in 10 disagree (59%). “This is a vast improvement from the previous year’s data (November 2017) when only 25% thought that the government was managing the economy well,” Ipsos found. […]

Wilson School grads don’t go into public service because of money, job prospects

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 0 Despite having received significant funding earmarked for the pursuit of public service, the Woodrow Wilson School of International and Public Affairs continues to produce few undergraduate alumni who pursue public service after graduation.  Of the 2017 and 2018 Wilson School undergraduate classes, only four percent of each class listed public […]

Military service has unexpected cost Fond memories of Camp Lejeune tainted by results of contaminated water (WITH VIDEO) | News

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 2 In the 1980s, several wells that provided drinking water to military soldiers at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune in North Carolina were said to be contaminated with dangerous compounds like benzene, vinyl chloride and trichloroethylene (TCE), among others. It has been said that the water supply was contaminated at Camp Lejeune from the […]