The White House wants agencies and departments to cut back on travel, conferences, real estate, and fleet management expenses.
During his testimony before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, Jordan said he would work to have federal agencies "buy smarter." He also said the acquisition workforce should be strengthened.
A main assumption of the campaign is that "early, frequent, and constructive engagement with industry leads to better acquisition outcomes," Field states.
An enhanced biographic exit program set for rollout in June will serve as a platform for a biometric exit program, said Janet Napolitano.
Unless Congress moves to reverse provisions of the Budget Control Act it approved in 2011, the federal government faces the likelihood of having to shave $98 billion from its fiscal 2013 budget this January.
The White House is urging agencies to use a new Do Not Pay tool to prevent improper payments. Agencies must develop a plan for conducting pre-payment eligibility reviews using Do Not Pay and submit a draft plan to OMB by June 30.
A proposed $38.5 million reduction in the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program for the coming fiscal year drew some congressional ire during a March 27 hearing of a House Appropriations
The Federal Emergency Management Agency will be the first Homeland Security Department component to undertake a less-ambitious financial system modernization effort following the collapse of a
A second Government Accountability Office analysis of inefficiency in the federal government has found an additional 51 areas of potential duplication, overlap and fragmentation. The congressional
The White House unveiled Business.USA.gov on Feb. 17--one day after the president sent a letter and proposed bill (.pdf) to Congress outlining his planned government agency reorganization. In mid