Establishment of an impartial, federally funded body to evaluate projects would limit the role of politics in the investment process, commission says.
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Most of the major management initiatives in place at OMB started with his predecessor.
Shay Assad, a Marine Corps official with significant experience in the private sector, will step in next month.
Contributions to aviation safety, equal opportunity employment, courts, youth science programs and performance-based pay win praise.
Letter to appropriators expresses concern that $4.2 million cut in the agency’s budget would cause backlog of complaints to grow.
Agency pledges to improve accuracy; will not shut any service facilities this year.
But proceeds will not count toward $3.65 million in back taxes and penalties owed by former legislator who admitted taking bribes from defense contractors.
General Services Administration awards three $500,000 contracts to SiloSmashers of Fairfax, Va.
Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, D-D.C., says she is working to prevent contract for base operations work from being signed.
Appropriators are reporting a large reduction in earmark requests for fiscal 2007.