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In Pennsylvania, one of only seven states electing judges at all levels, the issue of a merit system has hung around for years as a good-government initiative, sometimes inertly, sometimes charged up by one judicial scandal or another.
The bill moved those visas elsewhere in the system and introduced a merit system that took into account multiple factors like family and work skills.
Exempt employees are those that are hired outside the state merit system.
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