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Administration outlines steps to governmentwide personnel overhaul

Plan leaves control over performance-based pay decisions in OPM’s hands for first five years.

November 15, 2005 Leave a comment

GOP leaders try again to beat clock on budget-cutting bill

House Republicans' effort to push through measure cutting wide swath of government programs fell short last week.

November 14, 2005 Leave a comment

OPM drops terrorist-screening rule for federal charity drive

Participating organizations no longer required to check employees against government watch lists.

November 14, 2005 Leave a comment

Homeland Security appeals decision blocking personnel reforms

Bush administration continues push for governmentwide reform despite DHS’ legal troubles.

November 14, 2005 Leave a comment

Homeland Security, IG battle over proposed merger

Dueling arguments unveiled in IG report recommending that immigration and customs-related units be combined.

November 11, 2005 Leave a comment

Accounting improvements underway at Pentagon

Officials cite progress but say four or more years are needed to resolve lingering financial issues

November 10, 2005 Leave a comment

Turnaround Artist

Ramesh Punwani is leading FAA to financial fitness.

November 9, 2005 Leave a comment

Congress looks to provide $1.2 billion for VA in austere budget environment

Money is needed to achieve President Bush's amended funding request, announced this summer after embarrassing errors in VA budget projections were discovered.

November 9, 2005 Leave a comment

Panel weighs idea of ‘super court’ to handle federal employee appeals

Opponents of proposal say such a court would simply create more bureaucracy.

November 9, 2005 Leave a comment

Attempt to broker postal reform deal unravels

Rates will be increased if overhaul legislation isn’t approved this session of Congress.

November 8, 2005 Leave a comment