Beth Cobert

Beth Cobert: Agencies Report Q4 Developments on Gov’t Performance Priority Goals

Beth Cobert Beth Cobert, deputy director for management at the Office of Management and Budget, has outlined fourth-quarter developments on the Cross-Agency Priority Goals and Agency ...
Bryan Sivak

Report: HHS to Pilot DATA Act Financial Reporting Standards; Bryan Sivak Comments

Bryan Sivak The Department of Health and Human Services will pilot the data standardization measures of the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act over a two-year period beginning ...
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 ...
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 ...
Beth Cobert

Beth Cobert: Agencies Must Harness Innovation to Deliver Services

Beth Cobert Beth Cobert, deputy director for management at the Office of Management and Budget, has urged agencies to take advantage of new technologies for service delivery functions, ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...