Fiscal 2008 budget would grant immigration, customs agencies funding for staffing increases.
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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.
Nonsecurity spending would go up 1 percent in fiscal 2008.
In fiscal 2008, the agency anticipates hiring an additional 1,200 patent examiners and plans to continue expanding telework efforts.
OMB official discusses complexities, says confrontations over the new budget may be more public with Democrats in control of Congress.