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Flood insurance program added to high-risk list

Claims from last year’s hurricanes could total $23 billion -- much more than total payments since program was created in 1968.

March 15, 2006 Leave a comment

Justice employees win competition for their jobs

But winning proposal involved downsizing from 80 to 66 positions in grants management support services.

March 14, 2006 Leave a comment

Data collection still a problem in needy families program

Agencies face reporting difficulties for state-administered program, HHS official tells lawmakers.

March 13, 2006 Leave a comment

GAO: Agency public information centers should stress accuracy

Contact centers require more oversight, and could benefit from governmentwide data collection, report says.

March 13, 2006 Leave a comment

Senate panel narrowly approves fiscal 2007 budget plan

Blueprint would boost discretionary spending about 3.6 percent over this year, with the bulk of the increase going toward defense.

March 10, 2006 Leave a comment

OPM sets personnel management goals through 2010

Simplified plan focuses on decreasing wait-time for agency services.

March 10, 2006 Leave a comment

Interior secretary resigns; will leave at end of month

Gale Norton says she will take a break and then return to the private sector.

March 10, 2006 Leave a comment

IRS announces first contracts for debt collection work

Contractors will be subject to strict background, training and operating guidelines, agency says.

March 9, 2006 Leave a comment

Pentagon to civilians: get departmentwide experience

Under new initiative, managers and executives will need to work in various organizations to compete for high-level jobs.

March 9, 2006 Leave a comment

Forget About Perks

Federal executives should seek no greater reward than honest, humble service.

March 8, 2006 Leave a comment