Has been somewhat quiet from what is see. Lots of activity with emails from OPM but not much. Lots of litigation talk but nothing really concrete. Some 10 pt vets who took the test multiple times finally pass and it was all for naught.
The EO is decidedly shortsighted. The Senate report on the APA contains a perspicuous discussion of why the spoils system for adjudicators was a bad thing. And some things that should not have been forgotten were lost. History became legend. Legend became myth.