May 22, 2013 Dan Tangherlini has presided over reforms since Las Vegas conference spending scandal.
April 19, 2013 Chairwoman has been under scrutiny since last year; cooperated with previous inquiry.
April 16, 2013 Agency challenges MSPB judge’s ruling overturning removal of Paul Prouty as fallout from Las Vegas conference scandal continues.
March 18, 2013 Agency demand down for annual FeDForum and SmartPay events.
March 13, 2013 MSPB rules Paul Prouty was wrongfully dismissed, orders back pay.
March 5, 2013 Employee suggestions have saved $6 million so far.
February 28, 2013 Group argues that events are necessary for networking, educational opportunities.
February 22, 2013 Annual event allows procurement officials to network with private contractors.
February 20, 2013 Agency sees $2 million tab as an investment into major business opportunities.
February 8, 2013 Spending reports submitted to OMB to comply with Obama anti-waste campaign.
January 18, 2013 Former Bush Interior Secretary Kempthorne saw through 'top shelf' upgrades, report says.
January 11, 2013 Tight budgets force government employees to anticipate fewer training and trade show opportunities.
December 19, 2012 Bill clears chamber with overwhelming bipartisan support; will move to the Senate.
November 30, 2012 Kempf has a new title.
November 29, 2012 House Small Business chairman calls demand-based approach unfair and costly.
November 28, 2012 VA official accuses lawmakers of taking a 'slap' at hardworking employees, panel chairman takes offense at the suggestion and declares 'truce' over.
November 8, 2012 CREW accuses oversight panel chairman of pre-election politics in violation of House rules.
October 24, 2012 IG cites 90,000 foreign trips costing $300 million over six years.
October 22, 2012 IG finds many reports are based on estimates and not actual expenses.
October 16, 2012 Service says comparing the two events would be 'misleading.'
October 12, 2012 Novel office layout and mobile technology boost productivity, Tangherlini says.
October 11, 2012 Says research group inaccurately described $700,000 used for year-end awards.
October 10, 2012 Probe finds federal offices are disregarding executive order on promotional spending.
October 10, 2012 Letter cites lack of oversight on excessive conference spending.
October 5, 2012 SRA and Marriott deals weren't properly reviewed, IG says.
October 1, 2012 CHCO steps down after probe into two conferences costing more than $6.1 million.
October 1, 2012 Auditors find misconduct and misuse of taxpayer dollars at two 2011 conferences.
September 17, 2012 Bill lets agencies stop paying senior execs accused of wrongdoing for up to 180 days pending an investigation.
September 12, 2012 Acting chief details steps to improve accountability.
September 4, 2012 Telework program aimed to save money by reducing office space.
September 4, 2012 IG accused of ‘jack-booted secret police style tactics.’
August 28, 2012 Travel curbs show results as GOP demands figures on past agency gatherings.
August 23, 2012 Training and sharing best practices cited as main benefits; 3 percent admit to going for the prizes and giveaways.
August 23, 2012 Agency is implementing five proposals that will cut costs by $5.5 million a year.
August 22, 2012 HR office’s video reportedly cost $52,000.
August 22, 2012 Freezing per diem rates was first step in reducing costs.
August 22, 2012 Former Public Buildings Service Commissioner lands on his feet.
August 20, 2012 Concern over image of training sessions in Las Vegas prompted policy change.
August 16, 2012 Paul Prouty appeals to MSPB, news report says.
August 14, 2012 Move is part of a governmentwide effort to curb travel spending.