Oct. 20, 2016
If these walls could talk: Political paraphernalia under the Hatch Act
Not all communication is electronic. And not all political activity prohibited by the Hatch Act is written or spoken.
Oct. 11, 2016
You’ve got mail: The Hatch Act and email
Most federal employees are aware they shouldn’t be discussing whom they support for political office while at work or on federal property. And recent articles have made clear the rules for social media. But what about email?
Aug. 4, 2016
Hatch Act outlines restrictions on political activity by federal employees
With the 2016 election season in full swing, people are getting involved in political activities and supporting their favorite party or candidate. However, federal employees need to be aware of legal restrictions on their political activity set forth in the Hatch Act.