HIRING FREEZE AT DOD HEADQUARTERS - March 25, 2016
Pentagon Institutes Civilian Hiring Freeze
By Aaron Mehta and Joe Gould, Defense News
The Pentagon has enacted a hiring freeze for civilian positions within the the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Defense Agencies and Field Activities. The freeze, which took effect on March 20, is part of an overall effort to reduce staff at DOD headquarters by 25 percent.