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“You’re Fired”: Executive Order 13839 and Civil Service Protections

by Bernard Bell — Friday, July 13, 2018

Posts to this blog have justifiably focused on Lucia v. SEC, 138 S.Ct. 2044 (June 21, 2018), the recent Executive Order entitled “Excepting Administrative Law Judges from the Competitive Service,” and the resultant implications for the administrative judiciary’s independence.  But in the meantime, President Trump has issued three executive orders addressing job protections and related […]