Partnership statement on possible government shutdown

“There is no place for shutting down government and denying Americans the services they deserve and pay for with their tax dollars.”

Annual “Government for the People” report released

Our “Government for the People” report, published annually with Accenture Federal Services, offers a comprehensive look at how customers experience some of the government’s key services. Explore this year’s customer experience profiles for insights into how government can better serve the diverse needs of our country.

Congratulations to the 2021 Service to America Medals winners

Help us recognize this year’s winners by rewatching our virtual celebration in the video above, hosted by actor and comedian Aparna Nancherla and featuring Rose Byrne, Mark Cuban, Adam Conover, Audra McDonald, Oscar Nuñez, Amy Schumer, Reggie Watts and other stars.

2022 Service to America Medals nominations now open

Do you know a federal employee doing outstanding work on behalf of our country? Nominate them for a 2022 Service to America Medal, the premier award recognizing America’s best in government. Nominations will be accepted until Jan. 14, 2022.

The Partnership turns 20

Partnership President and CEO Max Stier examines the Partnership’s work over the past two decades and a new digital timeline explores the Partnership’s impact on government since our founding in 2001.

Launch your federal career with Go Government

Interested in working for the federal government? Go Government is your ultimate guide to applying for and landing a federal job. Visit the website for practical tips on the application process, in-depth career guides, information on pay and benefits, and more.

Want a more effective Congress? Look no further.

We launched the Alliance for Congress, a new initiative that will help Congress better serve the public good and meet the diverse needs and interests of our nation.

Political Appointments Tracker

Washington Post Editorial Page Editor Fred Hiatt and Partnership President and CEO Max Stier each wrote op-eds on fixing the Senate confirmation process for political appointees. For a closer look at the status of President Biden’s appointments, visit our Political Appointee Tracker.

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