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News Release

Tuesday, January 22, 2008
Contact: Michael Orenstein
Tel: 202-606-2402

Statement of OPM Associate Director Kay Ely on the extension of the application process for the Federal Candidate Development Program (FEDCDP):

“Because of technical difficulties, the deadline for the application process to the Federal Candidate Development Program has been extended to midnight Friday, January 25, 2008, or until the end of the day when 500 Fed CDP applications have been received, whichever comes first.”

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