WhiteHouse

White House Launches New Programs to Develop, Recognize Federal Workforce

President Barack Obama has announced new initiatives to recognize senior government leaders and build up their skills in serving the American public. The White House launched a leadership ...
Anne Rung

Anne Rung: New OFPP Guidance Highlights Category Mgmt, Vendor Relationships, Acquisition Talent

Anne Rung Anne Rung, administrator of the Office of Federal Procurement Policy, said that the federal contracting process should focus on facilitating best practices, information sharing ...
WhiteHouse

White House Wants Federal Managers to Handle Employee Engagement

The White House wants to hold federal managers responsible for engagements with employees and efforts to establish inclusive work environments, Federal News Radio reported Tuesday. Emily ...
Deltek

Deltek Analysis Links DHS IT Spending and Workforce Hurdles

New analysis from Deltek has sought to link the Department of Homeland Security’s cybersecurity spending to how it works to attract and retain its workforce. John Slye, advisory ...
budget analysis review

GAO Urges OMB to Update Guidance on Federal Program Inventory

The Government Accountability Office has asked the Office of Management and Budget to update its guidance on how to establish a federal program inventory following a set approach ...
Sen. Tom Carper

Sen. Tom Carper: Lawmakers to Debate DHS’ Security Role in FISMA Reform Push

Sen. Tom Carper Sen. Tom Carper (D-Del.), chairman of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, says his collaboration with ranking member Sen. Tom Coburn ...
cybersecurity

DHS’ Andy Ozment: CDM Program’s Second Task Order on Schedule

The Department of Homeland Security is moving into the second task order under Phase 1 of its continuous diagnostics and mitigation program to extend the list of covered agency ...
David-Ferriero

Nat’l Archivist David Ferriero Issues Email Electronic Mgmt Guidance

David Ferriero David Ferriero, the U.S.’ archivist and head of the National Archives and Records Administration, has issued a bulletin that details several deadlines for government ...
Beth Cobert

Beth Cobert: OMB Guidance Aims to Bolster Security of Federal Data Networks

Beth Cobert The U.S. Office of Management and Budget has released a guidance document aimed at improving data protection and privacy measures across the government. Beth Cobert, OMB ...
David Mader

David Mader: OMB Metrics to Measure Impact of Federal Financial Award Guidelines

David Mader Office of Management and Budget Controller David Mader has unveiled a new set of metrics that the agency will use to determine the impact of the guidance on how to ...