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In his new job overseeing the DOJ’s day-to-day operations, the 52-year-old Rosenstein is expected to bring a degree of normalcy and structure to an agency that, three months into Trump’s presidency, remains severely understaffed at its top levels.
The president and his ilk are showing us what an understaffed and overburdened government looks like.
That followed weeks of unrest at Kansas state prisons, many of which have been understaffed.
Investing in relationships takes time and energy, and that’s a big ask of understaffed agencies facing a growing problem.
But understaffed aircraft carriers won’t boost European security.
Terry Brooks Holton, in his order, said his findings come after hearing from cabinet workers that the agency is in an ongoing state of crisis, hopelessly overworked, understaffed and underfunded.
The commission, whose auditing division is currently severely understaffed, counted more than 1,000 late repair or maintenance jobs in six of PG
The prison was understaffed that month, the Observer found.
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