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Keeping Politicos from Tweeting Doesn’t Keep the Civil Service Nonpartisan. It’s Time to Ax the Hatch Act.
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Keeping Politicos from Tweeting Doesn’t Keep the Civil Service Nonpartisan. It’s Time to Ax the Hatch Act.

In 1939, Senator Carl Hatch from New Mexico authored legislation, the Hatch Act, that prohibits federal employees from engaging in certain kinds of partisan political activity. Its purpose is to ensure that government employees aren’t doing partisan political work on the taxpayer’s dime. It seems like a laudable goal. This […]