Can Trump Cut the Office of Personnel Management, or Any Federal Agency?

“Trump administration officials have put the Office of Personnel Management on the chopping block,” Fox News reports, “in an ambitious but controversial bid to reorganize the federal government.” OPM employees could be sent home “if Congress will not agree to their plan to eliminate the agency.”
The Trump administration wants to divide operations among three other federal agencies, but the OPM, like the HAL computer in 2001: A Space Odyssey, does not like the prospect of disconnection.
OPM boss Margaret Weichert is even bucking proposed furloughs and wants a “legislative solution” that would keep the OPM around. Congressional Democrats charge that

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