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OMB reports progress in IT management

Agencies are doing a better job planning technology investments, but more initiatives have been marked as needing high-level attention.

House panel questions plan to trim federal guards

Homeland Security official says proposal to rely on contract security personnel would refocus resources without diminishing protection.

Distance between best and worst agencies to work widens

Homeland Security Department remains near the bottom of the employee satisfaction rankings.

GAO's bid for more money puts focus on staffing needs

Agency chief points out that GAO's budget, adjusting for inflation, has declined by 3 percent since 2003.

Make Me Laugh

Serious bureaucracy needs a good kick in the funny bone.

Allegations against GSA chief may affect budget

Appropriator says unless charges of Hatch Act violations are resolved, he will have trouble fighting off efforts to cut funding for the agency.

Auditors cite security problems with IRS wireless networks

Inspections in 10 cities turn up at least one unauthorized network.

Justice taps contractor for troubled wireless project

Interagency program has struggled in part because of a fractured relationship between the Justice and Homeland Security departments.

Postal Service does not foresee layoffs despite pressures

Lawmakers express concern about potential measures to cut labor costs, which take up 80 percent of the agency’s budget.

Senators unveil measure requiring agencies to cut energy use

Bill would force the government to take several steps toward energy efficiency, including boosting renewable energy purchases.