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Chris Cummiskey to Depart DHS on Oct. 31

Chris Cummiskey, acting undersecretary for management at the Department of Homeland Security, has announced his departure from government service on Oct. 31, Federal News Radio reported ...
GAO

GAO Urges DoD, DHS Acquisition Personnel to Review Market Research Procedures

The Government Accountability Office has urged acquisition personnel at the departments of Defense and Homeland Security to re-examine their documentation procedures on procurement ...
GAO

GAO: Communication, Performance Goals Key to Improve Fed Labs’ Tech Transfer Clearinghouse

The Government Accountability Office has urged the Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer to gather feedback from potential private-sector customers on the consortium’s ...
Martha-Rubenstein

Martha Rubenstein: NSF Eyes Shared Services as Agency Nears Move to New Financial Mgmt System

Martha Rubenstein The National Science Foundation has unveiled a new financial system as the agency seeks comply with requirements set by the Office of Management and Budget and ...
GAO

GAO: DoD Should Re-Examine Joint Basing Goals, Direction, Functions for Consolidation

The Government Accountability Office has recommended that the Defense Department re-examine its program for establishing joint bases due to challenges in consolidating functions ...
GAO

GAO: DoD Having Trouble Consolidating Contractor Inventory, May Keep Legacy Systems

The Government Accountability Office has released a report allowing the Defense Department to retain its four Contractor Manpower Reporting Application systems for the Army, Navy, ...
GAO

GAO: Acquisition Offices Stepping Up Suspensions, Debarments

A new Government Accountability Office report has found that agencies are managing to crack down on risky contractors, but industry watchers said more needs to be done to stamp out ...
Rep. Lamar Smith

Rep. Lamar Smith Seeks ‘Full, Thorough’ Review of Healthcare.gov Security

Rep. Lamar Smith Some lawmakers have called on the Government Accountability Office to review Healthcare.gov’s security features with the goal of ensuring identifiable information ...
drone

GAO Report: Air Force Must Improve Morale of Drone Pilots

The Government Accountability Office has released a report detailing the unhappy morale of U.S. Air Force drone pilots and suggestions to better retain qualified candidates, DefenseNews ...
EHR

GAO: HHS Should Re-Examine EHR Program Strategies

The Government Accountability Office has urged the Department of Health and Human Services to realign its electronic health record programs strategies with intended goals. Participation ...