Poor planning and a lack of execution could doom the Office of Management and Budget’s information technology streamlining projects, industry officials say.
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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.
Promotion-hungry intelligence employees get new rules of the road.
If Rep. Steny Hoyer, D-Md., wins his bid to become House majority leader, civil servants would have a well-placed champion.
To-do list includes 10 of 12 remaining fiscal 2007 appropriations bills, but lawmakers may elect to pass a CR instead.
Amount the IRS actually would be able to gain through stronger enforcement efforts is unclear, however.
Competition could encompass 2,000 jobs, but a request for proposals scheduled to be released last month has been delayed.
Agency eliminates old office to create new, enhanced one to meet needs of first responders and others.