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Dan Tangherlini

Dan Tangherlini: GSA Aims to Transform Gov’t Service Delivery Through Partnership, Technology

Dan Tangherlini Dan Tangherlini, administrator at the General Services Administration, has said the agency implemented collaborative initiatives to find technology-based methods that ...
CMS

Niall Brennan to Lead CMS’ Data and Analytics Office; Andy Slavitt Comments

Niall Brennan, chief data officer of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, will lead the agency’s newly formed office of enterprise data and analytics. OEDA will ...
Jason Chaffetz

Report: Jason Chaffetz Selected for House Oversight Committee Chairmanship

Jason Chaffetz The House Republican Steering Committee has endorsed Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) to be chairman of the Oversight Committee and Government Reform Committee, Politico ...
HHS Health and Human Services

HHS Adds New Entrepreneurs-in-Residence Partners

The Department of Health and Human Services has expanded its entrepreneurs-in-residence program with new partners who will work with agency employees on various projects over ...
JobAd

National Archives Seeks New Director of the Federal Register

The National Archives and Records Administration has posted a Nov. 6 notice on USAJobs that it is looking for a new director of the Federal Register to be based in Washington with a ...
ContractSigning

GAO: Contracts, Grants Stalled at 3 Federal Agencies During 2013 Shutdown

The 2013 U.S. government shutdown halted grant programs and contract activities within the departments of the Health and Human Services, Energy and Transportation, according to a report ...
Elissa Slotkin

Elissa Slotkin to Be Nominated Asst. Defense Secretary for Int’l Security Affairs

Elissa Slotkin Elissa Slotkin, principal deputy assistant defense secretary for international security affairs, will be nominated as assistant secretary of the same office within ...
U.S. Postal Service

USPS Chief Patrick Donahoe to Step Down in February 2015

Patrick Donahoe will step down as the country’s postmaster general inFebruary 2015, the U.S. Postal Service announced Fridaay. The USPS chief started his career at the agency ...
US department of homeland security

Senate Panel OKs Nominations of Sarah Saldana, Russell Deyo to DHS Roles

The Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs has confirmed the nominations of Sarah Saldana and Russell Deyo to two positions at the Department of Homeland Security, ...
Rep. Darrell Issa

Rep. Darrell Issa: Newly-Passed Bill Seeks to Cut Duplicate Government Reports

Rep. Darrell Issa Darrell Issa (R-Calf.), chairman of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee, has said a newly passed legislation intends to cut the number of redundant government ...