Federal Employees:

Appointees Converted to Career Positions, January Through September 1987

GGD-88-31FS: Published: Jan 28, 1988. Publicly Released: Feb 29, 1988.

Additional Materials:

Contact:

Office of Public Affairs
(202) 512-4800
youngc1@gao.gov

Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided statistical information regarding 60 executive branch departments' and agencies' conversions of noncareer appointees to career positions from January 1 through September 30, 1987. GAO also examined the number of career appointments made on the basis of employment: (1) in the Office of the President or Vice President; (2) on the White House staff; and (3) in the legislative or judicial branches.

GAO found that: (1) 29 agencies appointed 186 noncareer employees to career positions; (2) 31 agencies reported no such appointments; (3) the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation appointed the largest number of conversions, 30; and (4) the Departments of Transportation, Health and Human Services, and the Interior reported 21, 18, and 16 appointments, respectively. GAO also found that 124 of the 186 conversions were competitive appointments.

Nov 18, 2014

Sep 2, 2014

Jul 15, 2014

Jun 6, 2014

May 8, 2014

Apr 9, 2014

Mar 4, 2014

Jan 29, 2014

Jul 18, 2013

Jul 8, 2013

Looking for more? Browse all our products here