Is the Senior Executive Service Viable? – Civil Service Reform Act (CSRA) of 1978 – SES ‘Vision’ Never Realized – Spoils System Leads To Incompetence

Friday, October 14th, 2011

Senior Executive Service Flag The Senior Executive Service (SES) was established by Title IV of the Civil Service Reform Act (CSRA) of 1978 (P.L. 95-454, October 13, 1978) and became effective on July 13, 1979. The CSRA envisioned a Senior Executive Service whose members have shared values, a broad perspective of government, and solid executive skills. Its stated purpose was