Are lawmakers bullying federal employees? It may seem that way with all the talk of cuts to pay and benefits. Now one lawmaker says the House Oversight Committee is going too far. Maryland Democrat Elijah Cummings, the ranking member, is accusing Chairman Darrell Issa of hardball tactics with employees at the Energy Department.
Tom Temin is the host of The Federal Drive, which airs from 6-8 a.m. on 1500 AM in the Washington, D.C. region and online everywhere. Tom has 30 years experience in journalism, mostly in technology markets. Before coming to Federal News Radio, he was a long-serving editor-in-chief of Government Computer News and Washington Technology magazines.