Are Reforms to the Federal Vacancies Act Still Needed Under President Biden?
April 23, 2021
A House lawmaker plans to reintroduce a bill that would reform the rules on acting officials serving in top federal roles. Max Stier also stated that reforms are “absolutely” still warranted. “I think that the challenges that we saw in the last administration revealed weaknesses in the vacancies act and therefore they ought to be addressed, whoever is president,” he said.