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David Shulkin, LaVerne Council Nominated for Top VA Health, IT Roles

The White House has nominated David Shulkin as undersecretary for health and LaVerne Council as assistant secretary for information and technology at the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Army Times reported Wednesday. Leo Shane III writes Shulkin, who is president of Morristown Medical Center in New Jersey, was recommended by the search committee to …

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Obama to Nominate Carol Fortine Ochoa as GSA Inspector General

Carol Fortine Ochoa, assistant inspector general at the U.S. Justice Department‘s oversight and review division, will be nominated as the next inspector general of the General Services Administration by President Barack Obama. Ochoa directed DOJ’s oversight and review office for three years before she took the assistant IG position in …

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John Conger to be Nominated DoD Deputy Comptroller

President Barack Obama is set to nominate John Conger, assistant deputy defense undersecretary for installations and environment, to the deputy comptroller role at the Defense Department. Conger has held his current position since 2009 and concurrently serves as the assistant defense secretary for energy, installations and environment, the White House said Tuesday. …

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Peter Levine Nominated Pentagon Deputy Chief Mgmt Officer

Peter Levine, a former staff director in the Senate Armed Services Committee, has been nominated to serve as the Defense Department‘s next deputy chief management officer, FCW reported Tuesday. Sean Lyngaas writes Levine served on SASC between 1996 and January 2015 and has also worked as a general counsel to …

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Ellen Pawlikowski Nominated to Lead Air Force Materiel Command

Lt. Gen. Ellen Pawlikowski, the U.S. Air Force deputy for acquisition, has been nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as the next Air Force Materiel Command commander. President Obama also recommended that Pawlikowski be promoted to the rank of general, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter announced Wednesday. She manages the …

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IT Industry Vet Tony Scott Chosen for Federal CIO Role

The Obama administration is set to nominate Tony Scott, chief information officer at VMware, as federal CIO and administrator for the Office of Management and Budget‘s e-government and information technology unit. Scott has led VMware’s IT organization since 2013 and served as Microsoft‘s CIO for five years prior to his current …

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Sally Yates to Be Nominated Deputy Attorney General

President Barack Obama plans to nominate Sally Yates, a federal prosecutor from Georgia, as deputy attorney general at the Justice Department, Reuters reported Monday. Julia Edwards writes that Yates will serve as acting deputy attorney general beginning Jan. 10 while her nomination is under deliberation in the Senate. The report said Yates has handled public …

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Lt. Gen. Andrew Busch Nominated to DLA Director Role

Air Force Lt. Gen. Andrew Busch, vice commander of the U.S. Air Force Materiel Command, has been nominated to the role of Defense Logistics Agency director. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced the nomination Wednesday and appointed Busch as lieutenant general. Busch previously served as commander of the Ogden Air Logistics Center in Hill AFB, Utah. He …

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Elissa Slotkin to Be Nominated Asst. Defense Secretary for Int’l Security Affairs

Elissa Slotkin, principal deputy assistant defense secretary for international security affairs, will be nominated as assistant secretary of the same office within the Defense Department, the White House announced Thursday. Slotkin has held her current role since 2012 and manages policy development for the Middle East, Africa, Russia, Europe and NATO regions alongside …

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Senate Panel OKs Nominations of Sarah Saldana, Russell Deyo to DHS Roles

The Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs has confirmed the nominations of Sarah Saldana and Russell Deyo to two positions at the Department of Homeland Security, Homeland Security Today reported Thursday. Anthony Kimery writes Saldana has been nominated to the role of assistant secretary for immigration and customs enforcement, which would …

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