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Elevating Human Capital: Why Our Leaders Should Read NAPA's Latest Report
Commentary: Thomas W. Ross
The Volcker Alliance president shares his thoughts on "Elevating Human Capital: Reframing OPM’s Leadership Imperative."
Board Member Francis Fukuyama: The Essential State
Commentary: Francis Fukuyama
Among the institutional reform issues that the incoming Biden Administration needs to address is an overhaul of the federal civil service.
Nonresident Senior Fellow Paul Light: The Case for Major Government Reform
Commentary: Paul C. Light
Paul Light makes the case for a fix-government-fast reform agenda that provides a framework and game plan for a first Biden administration.
Nonresident Senior Fellow Don Kettl: Trump’s Order Sets the Stage for Loyalty Tests for Thousands of Feds
Commentary: Donald F. Kettl
The president’s executive order sweeps aside 140 years of federal policy promoting professional expertise.
Volcker Alliance Statement on Schedule F Executive Order
This Order could subject federal employees to “a political loyalty test,” hindering their ability to make the best decisions for Americans.
Workshop: Rebuilding Trust in Government in Painful and Turbulent Times
News: Event Coverage
Join this workshop to find out how public servants can turn this moment of crisis into an opportunity to rebuild trust in government.
Volcker Alliance Statement on Racial Injustice
We must find ways to ensure that government delivers results for all people—fairly, equitably, and without bias or prejudice.
Paul C. Light’s Reports on Government Reform Garner New Media Attention
In addition to a recent media briefing in DC, Senior Fellow Paul C. Light’s work was cited by the Washington Post and CNN.
Volcker Alliance Releases Report on How Americans' Desire for Government Reform will Impact the 2020 Election
Voters who believe there is a need for major government reform may be the ones to determine the results of the 2020 election.
Katherine Barrett and Richard Greene Release New Book: Making Government Work
Barrett and Greene assess the state of performance improvement efforts, especially in state and local governments.