The Obama administration will appoint 10 thousand New Federal Appointees outside of the Civil Service. Most of these new appointees, regardless of qualifiecations, will have had very little or no experience in the Federal enviornment with its pecululariies. A Federal veteran has produced a breezy, humerous but serious primer of much of what these appointees will face and how they can avoid the many pitfalles into which so many new appointees fall. For the citizen this is an inside story of how the bureaucracy really operates. President Obama and his cabinet will depend on these appointees to implement their policies and programs and this book explains how they do or do not succeed.A famous anecdote about Harry S Truman and Dwight D. Eisenhower illustrates the reality. Eisenhower won the Presidency to succeed Harry Truman who was asked if he thought that Eisenhower would make a good President. Trumananbsp;...
|Title||:||The Obama Political Appointee Primer|
|Author||:||Lewis D. Eigen|
|Publisher||:||BEA Enterprises Inc - 2008-01-01|