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- THE LAWYERS WHO MAY RUN AMERICA. // ABA Journal;Nov2008, Vol. 94 Issue 11, p1
The article presents information on some lawyers who are likely to be appointed to senior government positions by the next president in the U.S. It is stated that if Republican candidate John McCain wins the race for the White House, A.B. Culvahouse, George J. Terwilliger and Larry Thompson will...
- THE LAWYERS WHO MAY RUN AMERICA. // ABA Journal;Nov2008, Vol. 94 Issue 11, p72
The article presents information on some lawyers who are likely to be appointed to senior government positions by the next president in the U.S. It is stated that if Democratic candidate Barrack Obama will win the race for the White House, Diane Wood, Seth Waxman, Sonia Sotomayor will be some of...
- The Man Everyone Wants to Hear From. // Time;4/2/1973, Vol. 101 Issue 14, p18
The article profiles John Wesley Dean III, a lawyer and a Counsel to U.S. President Richard Nixon. It mentions that Nixon trusts Dean to the extent that Dean influenced White House policy, made a draft on Executive orders and prepares legal opinions for Nixon to be used on several matters. It...
- Getting a civil service job. Rowh, Mark // Career World;Mar1996, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p22
Presents tips in getting a civil service job in the United States. Advantages of civil service; Identification of job openings; Qualification exams; Polishing of interview skills. INSET: Government dollars..
- Pension scramble on hold. Limbacher, Patricia B. // Pensions & Investments;11/25/96, Vol. 24 Issue 24, p46
Reports that until cabinet members are chosen, American President Bill Clinton's administration has halted the scramble to fill pension-related jobs. Comments from Olena Berg, Assistant Secretary; When the inauguration of the president will take place; Expected shift at the Pension Benefit...
- N.Y. state beefs up its inspection staff. // Waste News;02/10/97, Vol. 2 Issue 38, p6
Reports that the state of New York's Department of Environmental Conservation will spend $400,000 to create 41 jobs. Reason for the move; Areas in which the jobs will be created.
- WANTED: leaders (niceness not required). Savacool, Julia // Self;Nov2000, Vol. 22 Issue 11, p114
Reports on the traits shared by those who accomplished major feats in government positions, according to a research.
- Testing for State and Local Government Job Queues. HEYWOOD, JOHN S.; MOHANTY, MADHU S. // Journal of Labor Research;Fall93, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p455
Examines the existence of general job queues for local and state employment through the econometrics of bivariate probit with partial observability. Two fundamental processes involved in a job queue; Effect of recognizing unionization; Net benefits from government employment; other estimate...
- Policing quangoland. Walker, David // Public Finance;07/18/97, p8
Analyzes the capacity of the British government to monitor the multiple appointments in public office. Consultation with appointment panels; Emphasis on the principle of selection; Proposals for advisory committees.