I then articulate why evaluating ambassadorial performance can contribute to this literature by providing measures of individual- and management team-level performance of appointees
and careerists in the same position.
All three appointees
were criticized by Empower Texans, a conservative advocacy group spearheaded by Michael Quinn Sullivan.
are not allowed to serve more than two four-year terms on the commission.
Across the country, families and companies are making tough choices and the president is asking political appointees
to be part of a government that is more careful and responsible with taxpayers' dollars," the official said.
Finally, all appointees
must agree that, upon leaving government service, they will not engage in lobbying before any Executive Branch official or non-career senior executive service appointee
for the remainder of the Obama administration.
NASA does not have any policies designed specifically to protect the independence of term-appointed scientists and engineers; however, federal whistleblower laws and NASA policies that protect the independence of career/career-conditional appointees
also apply to term appointees
I have received authorization from the president-elect's transition team to extend a number of Department of Defense political appointees
an invitation to voluntarily remain in their current positions until replaced," Gates said.
Today's riddle: What do political appointees
who are awarded career government jobs at the end of a presidential administration have in common with groundhogs?
SACRAMENTO (AP) -- The state Senate has rejected one of Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's appointees
to the California Community College Board of Governors.
The investigation grew out of a briefing for GSA political appointees
Netburn - defending his performance amid a political firestorm at City Hall, where Villaraigosa has shaken up the LAHSA commission with five new appointees
- said he should get a second chance.
For reasons that will quickly become understandable, I have been uncomfortable with all the condemnation of political appointees
that has followed in the wake of Katrina.
Among the new appointees
are: Deputy Mayor for Economic Development & Rebuilding Daniel L.
Plus, White House officials say they are considering nominating one of these new appointees
to the Vice Chairmanship which opens up in 2007.
announced the first of 11 planned appointees
of the new Commission on Systematic Interoperability.