Donald Trump: Incompetent - Irresponsible - Insecure - Illiterate - Irrelevant - Ignominious - Indicted!
Chrono Light (2023) Chrono Full Index Subject Index Online News
Subject: CIVIL SERVICE
Trump Plans to Make Civil Service a MAGA Spoils System
2 Dec 2023 Ed Kilgore. Intelligencer.
Recruiting is underway for Trump-like `wrecking ball' to shrink government and fire federal workers
29 Aug 2023 Lisa Mascaro. Associated Press.
The Republican Plot to Weaponize the Government Against Political Enemies
23 Sep 2022 Jason Linkins. The New Republic.
Congress Blows Its Shot to Stop Trump's `Deep State' Revenge
19 Sep 2022 Sam Brodey. Daily Beast.
House passes bill seeking to protect federal civil service employees from Trump
15 Sep 2022 Mychael Schnell. The Hill.
'A radical step': Attorney explains why Trump's latest scheme would create 'corrupt patronage system'
4 Aug 2022 Alex Henderson. Alternet.
Opinion: A Return to 19th Century Government Corruption Endangers Us All
2 Aug 2022 Max Stier. Politico.
`I'm Haunted by What I Did' as a Lawyer in the Trump Justice Department
20 Dec 2020 Erica Newland. New York Times.
Trump moves to strip job protections from White House budget analysts as he races to transform civil service
27 Nov 2020 Lisa Rein. Washington Post.
Health agencies resist Trump civil service executive order
3 Nov 2020 Adam Cancryn, Sarah Owermohle. Politico.
How Trump waged war on his own government
29 Oct 2020 Lisa Rein, et al. Washington Post.
As Election Nears, Trump Makes a Final Push Against Climate Science
27 Oct 2020 Christopher Flavelle, Lisa Friedman. New York Times.
Federal employee union sues over Trump civil service executive order
27 Oct 2020 Rebecca Rainey. Politico.
Trump appointee resigns over the president's order removing job protections for many civil servants
26 Oct 2020 Eric Yoder. Washington Post.
Why This Man Lost His Top Pentagon Civilian Job
24 Oct 2020 Alicia Munday. Dcreport.Com.
Trump's newest executive order could prove one of his most insidious
23 Oct 2020 Editorial Board. Washington Post.
Trump executive order strips protections for key federal workers, drawing backlash
22 Oct 2020 Eleanor Mueller. Politico.
Trump order strips workplace protections from civil servants
22 Oct 2020 Rebecca Beitsch. The Hill.
White House liaisons being removed from their jobs and replaced
22 Sep 2020 Kaitlan Collins, Paul LeBlanc. CNN.
Vindman to retire from military. His lawyer blames White House 'campaign of bullying, intimidation and retaliation'
8 Jul 2020 Jim Sciutto. CNN.
Storm brewing after chaotic Berman firing
23 Jun 2020 Niall Stanage. The Hill.
Barr's botched effort to remove a prosecutor who probed Trump allies
21 Jun 2020 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.
Trump Fires U.S. Attorney in New York Who Investigated His Inner Circle
20 Jun 2020 Alan Feuer. New York Times.
Geoffrey Berman is leaving office immediately after standoff with Trump administration
20 Jun 2020 Erica Orden, et al. CNN.
Powerful US attorney who investigated Trump associates refuses to step down after Barr tries to push him out
20 Jun 2020 Erica Orden. CNN.
New Conservative Media Chief Dismisses Heads of U.S.-Funded News Outlets
17 Jun 2020 Edward Wong. New York Times.
Tensions escalate over Pompeo's decision to oust inspector general
29 May 2020 Karen DeYoung. Washington Post.
Trump shreds another Republican's life's work
27 May 2020 Dana Milbank. Washington Post.
Grassley says White House response on IG firings insufficient
26 May 2020 Seung Min Kim. Washington Post.
Trump's purge of inspectors general is alarming. His replacements may be worse
21 May 2020 David C. Willias. Washington Post.
Democrats open investigation into Trump's replacement of acting Transporta- tion Department inspector general
19 May 2020 Ian Duncan, Michael Laris. Washington Post.
Fired inspector general was examining whether Pompeo had a staffer walk his dog, handle dry cleaning, official says
17 May 2020 Mike DeBonis, John Hudson. Washington Post.
Trump ramps up retaliatory purge with firing of State Department inspector general
16 May 2020 Philip Rucker, et al. Washington Post.
Trump's slow-motion Friday night massacre of inspectors general
16 May 2020 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.
Steve Linick: Democrats probe Trump's firing of inspector general
16 May 2020 British Broadcasting Corporation.
Trump Ousted State Dept. Watchdog at Pompeo's Urging; Democrats Open Inquiry
16 May 2020 Catie Edmondson, Michael D. Shear. New York Times.
Watchdog's dismissal puts Pompeo on the hot seat
16 May 2020 Nahal Toosi. Politico.
Who Trump has removed from the inspector general role
16 May 2020 Veronica Stracqualursi. CNN.
Mitt Romney calls Trump's IG firings 'a threat to accountable democracy'
16 May 2020 Kelly Mena. CNN.
State Department inspector general becomes the latest watchdog fired by Trump
16 May 2020 Zachary Cohen, et al. CNN.
Trump Removes State Dept. Inspector General
16 May 2020 Michael D. Shear, Maggie Haberman. New York Times.
Trump Proceeds With Post-Impeachment Purge Amid Pandemic
4 Apr 2020 Peter Baker. New York Times.
Trump ousts State Department watchdog
15 May 2020 Meridith McGraw,Nahal Toosi. Politico.
Trump replaces HHS watchdog who found `severe shortages' at hospitals hospitals combating coronavirus
2 May 2020 Lisa Rein. Washington Post.
Trump's dismissal of competent officials is an attack on accountability
7 Apr 2020 David Ignatius. Washington Post.
Trump removes inspector general who was to oversee $2 trillion stimulus spending
7 Apr 2020 Ellen Nakashima. Washington Post.
Trump takes heat for firing intel watchdog during pandemic
7 Apr 2020 Olivia Beavers. The Hill.
Trump fires intelligence community watchdog who told Congress about whistle blower complaint that led to impeachment
3 Apr 2020 Jeremy Herb. CNN.
Trump ousts Vindman and Sondland, punishing key impeachment witnesses in post-acquittal campaign of retribution
7 Feb 2020 Toluse Olorunnipa. Washington Post.
Economists flee Agriculture Dept. after feeling punished under Trump
7 May 2019 Ryan McCrimmon. Politico.
Trump removes Secret Service director as purge of DHS leadership widens
8 Apr 2019 Nick Miroff. Washington Post.
EPA lost more than 1,500 workers in first 18 months of Trump administration
8 Sep 2018 John Bowden. Washington Post.