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GAO: Budget Cuts Forced IRS to Reduce Staff, Services

The U.S. Internal Revenue Service saw its operational budget shrink from $12.1 billion in fiscal 2010 to $11.3 billion in fiscal 2014, according to a new Government Accountability Office ...
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VA Officials Seek $2B Budget Reallocation for VHA to Avoid Shutdown

Officials at the Department of Veterans Affairs have expressed their concerns over a potential partial shutdown of the VA and urged Congress to reallocate $2.5 billion for the Veterans ...
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Deltek Study: Federal Spending on IT Programs to Decline Through 2020

A Deltek report projects that federal information technology expenditures will drop from $97.7 billion in fiscal 2015 to $94.4 billion in fiscal 2020 as agencies continue to face budget ...
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Shaun Donovan: Agencies’ 2017 Budget Plans Must Include Collaborative R&D Programs

Shaun Donovan Shaun Donovan, director of the Office of Management and Budget, has asked federal agencies to set multiagency science and technology program priorities when they craft ...
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House Appropriators OK $474M for DHS Network Surveillance Tool

The House Appropriations Committee has approved $474 million in funds for the Department of Homeland Security’s network surveillance system that works to scan government Web traffic ...
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Stephen Warren: Budget Gap Won’t Hamper VA’s Cybersecurity Efforts

Stephen Warren Stephen Warren, the Department of Veterans Affairs‘ chief information officer, said Thursday that VA intends to continue information technology security programs ...
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Robert Work: WH Veto Threat for 2016 Defense Bill Could Prompt Sequester Rollback

Robert Work Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work has said he is “pretty certain” that Congress will consider a compromise on defense budget to lift the threat of fiscal ...
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Sens. Angus King, Mark Warner Call for Full FY 2016 OPM Funds

Mark Warner Sens. Angus King (I-Maine) and Mark Warner (D-Va.) have pushed for Congress to approve the Office of Personnel Management‘s full fiscal year 2016 funding request ...
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Report: Senate Puts $371M In Army’s Stryker Vehicle Funds

The Senate has approved a $371 million U.S. Army budget for General Dynamics‘ Stryker armored vehicle following the service’s $411 million request to the House amid the ...
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House Committee OKs $579B Defense Budget for FY 2016

The House Appropriations Committee has passed a $578.6 billion defense budget bill that would fund most of the Pentagon’s key weapon programs in fiscal 2016, Defense News reported ...