Public reaction to the assassination of President Garfield forced Congress to pass the Civil Service Reform Act. The law established a three-person, bi-partisan panel to develop exams to hire federal employees based on merit. The act initially covered 10 of federal employees, but became the basis for most of the Civil Service of today.
Ogden II(LPD-5: sp. 13,900 (f.); 1. 522& 39;; b. 84& 39;; dr. 21& 39;6& 34; (max); s. over 20 k.; cpl. 439; tr. 930 a 4 3& 34;; cl. Raleigh)The second Ogden (LPD-5) was laid down 4 February 1963 by New York Naval Shipyard; launched 27 June 1964; sponsored by Mrs. Lawrenee J. Burton; and commissioned at New York 19 June 1965, Captain Floyd M.
Image Credit: ShutterstockVranduk in Bosnia and Herzegovina is a picturesque town best known for its medieval castle.Located approximately 10km north of Zenica, numerous preserved travelogues and manuscripts describe Vranduk as one of the most interesting, the most intriguing and the most resilient parts of Bosnia.