budget analysis review

GAO Reviews Pentagon’s Budget Mgmt Strategy Under Sequestration

The U.S. Defense Department used short-term strategies to manage funds for major programs and functions during fiscal 2013’s sequester, a new Government Accountability Office ...
mobile device management

GAO Calls for Stronger Mobile Device Spending Controls at Agencies

A Government Accountability Office review of the mobile device controls of 15 agencies found that a majority did not fully satisfy guidance on keeping inventories of the devices ...
GAO

GAO Releases Findings on Study of USAF’s Undefinitized Contract Actions

The Government Accountability Office has released a report of its findings on the U.S. Air Force‘s practices on awarding and reporting undefinitized contract actions to the ...
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GAO: DoD Needs Goals, Metrics for Tech Transition Under Rapid Innovation Program

The Government Accountability Office has urged the Defense Department to set goals and identify success factors to boost the transition of technologies to defense acquisition programs ...
DroneLaunchCarrier

GAO: Navy Needs to Balance UCLASS Program Budget, Requirements

The Government Accountability Office has advised the U.S. Navy to review funding and technology resources for the Unmanned Carrier-Launched Airborne Surveillance Strike aircraft development ...
website

GAO Reviews New FCC Open Internet Policy

A Government Accountability Office review of the Federal Communications Commission‘s Internet neutrality rules found that the FCC complied with legal requirements as it implemented the ...
Pentagon

GAO: Pentagon Competed 58% of FY 2014 Contracts, Task Orders

A new Government Accountability Office report says the Defense Department used competitive procedures for 58.2 percent of the $284.4 billion the Pentagon obligated for contracts ...
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GAO Presents 66 Action Steps to Drive Gov’t Efficiency, Effectiveness

The Government Accountability Office‘s 2015 Annual Report on facilitating efficiency and effectiveness in government indicates 66 action steps that the White House or Congress ...
Dan Gordon

Former OFPP Head Dan Gordon to Retire From GWU Law School

Dan Gordon Dan Gordon, an associate dean at George Washington University Law School and former administrator of the Office of Federal Procurement Policy, plans to go into full retirement ...
cybersecurity

GAO: FAA Should Adopt Cyber Threat Modeling System for NextGen Transition

The Government Accountability Office has recommended that the Federal Aviation Administration establish a threat modeling approach to secure NextGen air traffic control data systems. GAO ...