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Obama appoints new acting OPM director

Move is part of broader effort to replace acting agency heads; GSA also gets new temporary chief .

January 23, 2009 Leave a comment

Obama's FOIA directive brings praise, bit of skepticism

Memo calls for openness and transparency from federal agencies.

January 22, 2009 Leave a comment

Speculation swirls around candidates for USDA posts

Agriculture chief says he will take his time in filling the positions.

January 22, 2009 Leave a comment

Agency review team member recounts collaborative process

Cooperation between Bush and Obama transition officials was at the “high end” of the scale, participant tells Government Executive .

January 22, 2009 Leave a comment

GAO adds three items to high-risk list, removes air traffic control project

Defense continues to dominate the biennial catalog of management challenges, which now contains 30 entries.

January 22, 2009 Leave a comment

Obama gets down to business of governing

Among early agenda items is a directive dealing with the ethics of his appointees.

January 21, 2009 Leave a comment

Army says larger Afghan mission hinges on support units

Gen. Peter Chiarelli expressed concern over the service's ability to deploy more troops to Afghanistan.

January 21, 2009 Leave a comment

Senate Republicans to block vote on Holder

Texas lawmaker says Obama pick for attorney general is "ambigious" on whether he will prosecute Bush officials for conducting torture.

January 21, 2009 Leave a comment

Obama issues sweeping ethics orders

White House staff subject to strict rules on gifts, interaction with lobbyists; civil servants face more scrutiny as well.

January 21, 2009 Leave a comment

Air Force announces possible locations for nuclear and cyber organizations

Officials plan to make final selections by the end of June, after considering criteria such as resident nuclear expertise and bandwidth capacity.

January 21, 2009 Leave a comment