Positions, including immigration enforcement agent slots, could open up elsewhere within Homeland Security Department.
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Several agencies received hefty proposed increases in President Bush's budget, but many aren’t slated for gains.
OMB plans to track agencies' progress with the color-coded scorecards that have become a trademark of the President's Management Agenda.
Fiscal 2008 budget would grant immigration, customs agencies funding for staffing increases.
Coalition Provisional Authority did not track funds after dispersal to Iraqi ministries.
The system would allow managers to conduct a self-assessment to determine strengths and areas for improvement.
The inspector general would be expected to work with agency officials to find “alternative methods” for completing the reviews.
By 2040, interest on the debt could reach about 15 percent of gross domestic product.
Number of technology investments rated as well-planned and managed drops.
Democrats are skeptical, saying proposal relies on misguided policies including tax cut extensions and cuts in domestic programs.