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May 2, 2022 / News Release

Partnership for Public Service announces finalists for the 2022 Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medals

The finalists for the 2022 “Oscars” of government service are solving the world’s most urgent and complex challenges.   WASHINGTON – The nonpartisan, nonprofit Partnership for Public Service today announced the finalists for the 2022 Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medals®, the premier awards program honoring excellence and innovation in federal service. The 30 finalists have...

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April 28, 2022 / News Release

Partnership for Public Service statement on 2021 Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey results

WASHINGTON – The nonpartisan, nonprofit Partnership for Public Service released the following statement from President and CEO Max Stier after the Office of Personnel Management released the 2021 Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey results today.   “The Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey is one of the best tools available for understanding the experience of federal public servants,” Stier said....

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March 23, 2022 / News Release

Partnership for Public Service launches new effort to improve public trust in our federal government

The first in a series of new initiatives from the Partnership and Freedman Consulting found that while low trust in government weakens democracy, trust can be improved by highlighting dedicated public servants and their accomplishments. WASHINGTON – Only four in 10 Americans say they trust the federal government to do what is right at least some of the...

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March 18, 2022 / News Release

Partnership for Public Service statement on Jeff Zients’ tenure as White House coronavirus coordinator

 WASHINGTON – The nonpartisan, nonprofit Partnership for Public Service released the following statement from President and CEO Max Stier after the White House announced that Jeff Zients would step down next month from his role as the nation’s COVID-19 response coordinator:  “There is no question that Jeff Zients’ leadership of our nation’s pandemic response has protected...

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March 11, 2022 / News Release

Partnership for Public Service statement urging the Senate to quickly consider the nomination Bill Valdez to be undersecretary for management at DHS

WASHINGTON – The nonpartisan, nonprofit Partnership for Public Service released the following statement from President and CEO Max Stier urging the Senate to move quickly on Bill Valdez’s nomination to be undersecretary for management at the Department of Homeland Security. The undersecretary for management is critical to making sure the department’s mission is supported by strong and effective management practices for personnel, acquisitions, information technology, property and financial stewardship.   “Bill...

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