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  • n. Plural form of penpusher.

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Examples

  • Here was I thinking they were like safer neighbourhood penpushers we have,, who trolly along to old dears and have tea and cake … .. um, where do I sign up? on May 9, 2009 at 5: 36 pm Metcountymounty

    You Couldn’t Make It Up « POLICE INSPECTOR BLOG

  • Yet Andrew Lansley, the health secretary, last week outlined plans for a major upheaval of the service in England that are clearly motivated by both intense unhappiness with the NHS in its current form and a belief that it needs emancipation from the dead hand of tickbox-obsessed penpushers.

    NHS reforms: Is Andrew Lansley's brutal surgery really needed?

  • No mention of those already taken on by himself, or plans to raise legions more time serving penpushers staffing ministries of paperclips.

    New Labour Lies - Bloated State Waste (post 2) Gordon can not add up.

  • “Quango penpushers rule through 'twilight zone' government”

    Tuesday morning and UK rorting is still news in Australia

  • The decision by Whitehall penpushers was blasted last night amid fury over the army of spongers who lie they are disabled to get millions in handouts.

    Archive 2008-05-01

  • Well no, they are going to set up a new bunch of penpushers.

    Archive 2008-01-01

  • Drugs rationed, no co-opting of treatment leading to deaths, MRSA, C-Diff and thousands of state penpushers in the NHS.

    Archive 2008-09-01

  • The penpushers either enact the proposals or come up with sound budgetary reasons why they should not be enacted.

    The Guardian World News

  • Each month the clinicians meet the penpushers and tell them what the clinical needs are for that region and what options they should be pursuing.

    The Guardian World News

  • If the penpushers do not act upon the clinicians' suggestions, a black mark is entered onto their personnel file and they become ineligible for bonuses or career advancement.

    The Guardian World News

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