Pendleton Act passed

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  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Historical Context Note

On 16 January, the U.S. Congress passed the Pendleton Act, which reformed the U.S. civil service.

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Citation:
Richert, Lucas Paul. "Pendleton Act passed". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=5980, accessed 01 September 2014.]