Department of Transportation

Richard McKinney: DOT to Cut Contractor Workforce, Hire Tech Employees

The Transportation Department will reduce its contractor employee base in a move to cut costs and hire its own technology personnel, Federal News Radio reported Wednesday. Richard ...
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OMB: FY 2015 Budget Caps Insufficient for Pentagon, DOE, FBI

The Office of Management and Budget has called on Congress to finalize the fiscal year 2015 budget for the FBI and Defense Department in order for those agencies to meet required budget ...
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OMB, OSTP Unveil ‘Innovative Contracting Case Studies’ Document

The Office of Management and Budget and the Office of Science Technology Policy have released a report on how some federal agencies are using new procurement practices to encourage ...
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Profile: Jim Martin, Pentagon’s Director of Defense Intelligence

James Martin serves as the director of defense intelligence for intelligence strategy, programs and resources at the Defense Department‘s office of the intelligence undersecretary. He ...
Beth Cobert

OMB’s Beth Cobert: Gov’t Cut 10M SqFt in Federal Real Estate in 2013

Beth Cobert, the Office of Management and Budget‘s deputy director for management, said the government has cut a total of 10.2 million square feet in federal office and warehouse ...
Shaun Donovan

Shaun Donovan Confirmed by Senate as OMB Director

Shaun Donovan Shaun Donovan, President Barack Obama’s nominee to lead the Office of Management and Budget, has won Senate approval of his appointment by a 75-22 vote, the Wall ...
budget analysis review

OMB, GSA Formulate Plan to Drive Efficiency Across Federal Agencies

The Office of Management and Budget and General Services Administration have collaborated to develop measures to collect agency performance data and drive efficiency in spending, ...
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GSA Starts Procurement ‘Hallways’ to Foster Strategic Sourcing

The General Services Administration has partnered with the Strategic Sourcing Leadership Council to develop strategic sourcing processes for information technology, administration ...
Shaun Donovan

Senate Set to Vote on Shaun Donovan’s Nomination as OMB Head

Shaun Donovan The Senate is set to vote on the nomination of Shaun Donovan as the next director of the Office of Management and Budget, Federal Times reported Wednesday. Andy Medici ...
George DelPrete

Grant Thornton’s George DelPrete: CIOs See ‘Silver Lining’ Despite Budget Obstacles

George DelPrete Grant Thornton Principal George DelPrete said the information technology budget challenges of the past few years has given tech managers an opportunity to better organize ...