Agency official says public-private competitions in 2006 are expected to generate $800 million in savings over five years.
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Adopting private sector methods could save the government time and money, National Intelligence Director Mike McConnell says at Excellence in Government conference.
About 70 percent of taxpayers already can file electronically for free; figure is called too low.
Officials discuss possibility of requiring agencies to include more performance information in budget justification documents.
Agency generally rates well on employee satisfaction, despite its heavy reliance on contractors.
Hold was placed to protest mismanagement of New Orleans levee system, rather than question the nominee’s qualifications.
Federal employees automatically would be eligible to work away from the office if the measure makes it into law.
Determination could hinge on details of what was said at a Jan. 26 meeting and the intent of the meeting.
Lawmakers push to cancel program; updated program revenues might not be available before more contracts are signed.
Agencies are reconsidering the viability of program to provide a communications network for first responders.