Emerging option would be to pass up to three more bills, with each becoming the vehicle for two others.
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Leaders from both parties have agreed to at least try to finish fiscal 2007 spending bills in lame duck session.
Veterans Affairs’ move to consolidate technology operations addresses much of what was in the bill, Senate spokesman says.
Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, says nominee must distinguish between academic, executive branch roles.
Agency advised to clarify what situations require the purchase of modular homes and ensure the units are properly packaged and stored.
E-government scores see the most change; ratings remain steady in the financial and human capital management areas.
Poor planning and a lack of execution could doom the Office of Management and Budget’s information technology streamlining projects, industry officials say.
Observers don’t, however, expect drastic changes in government information technology policy.
Incoming leader of the House Homeland Security Committee emphasizes the need to improve retention at the department.
Whistleblower cases referred for investigation jumped in fiscal 2005; advocates say increase doesn’t make up for lost ground.