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OMB Issues Federal Fund Data Report Standards

The Office of Management and Budget has released standards for how to report data on federal fund and spending as OMB begins the next implementation phase for the Digital Accountability ...
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Ray Mabus: Navy Cruise Modernization Budget to Fall Short Under Proposed NDAA

Ray Mabus Navy Secretary Ray Mabus has told lawmakers the branch will not have enough money to modernize its cruisers within a two-year timeline the House Armed Services Committee’s ...
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Reports: Sen. Bob Corker Clears Way for Fiscal 2016 Budget Vote

Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) has decided to sign a House-Senate joint fiscal 2016 spending resolution after blocking the proposed budget for two days, Politico reported Wednesday. Rachael ...
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Report: Budget Negotiators Reach ‘Tentative’ Deal on FY 2016 Budget

Budget negotiators in the House and Senate are finalizing a “tentative” agreement that seeks to align the upper and lower chambers’ versions of a fiscal year 2016 ...
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Rep. Randy Forbes: House Subcommittee to Seek Funds for Navy Submarine Replacement Program

Rep. Randy Forbes The House Armed Services Committee’s seapower and projection forces subcommittee plans to allocate money for the construction of nuclear-armed ballistic missile ...
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House GOP Proposes $90B FY 2016 War Budget to Cover Budget Caps

House Republicans have introduced a budget proposal to increase the total fiscal year 2016 defense budget to $613 billion, The Hill newspaper reported Tuesday. Kristina Wong writes ...
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Ron Johnson: Congress Must Balance Cyber Info-Sharing, Data Breach Notification Issues

Sen. Ron Johnson Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) said he believes that Congress can help strengthen U.S. cybersecurity efforts if it pushes for public-private information sharing with liability ...
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OMB Report Details Progress, Challenges in Gov’t Cybersecurity Efforts

The Office of Management and Budget has indicated that government agencies reported a 15-percent increase in information security incidents in 2014 as they gain more insight into ...
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House Passes DHS Budget Legislation for Rest of FY 2015

The House voted 257-167 Tuesday to pass legislation that funds the Department of Homeland Security through the rest of the current 2015 fiscal year that will go to the White House ...
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Rep. Mac Thornberry Wants Restoration of Pre-Sequestration Budget Caps

Mac Thornberry Mac Thornberry (R-Texas) has proposed to revive pre-sequestration budget caps of $566 billion for national defense and $50.9 billion for overseas operations in a move ...