Cost savings and 4,000 positions would be redirected to more urgent requirements.
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G. Edward DeSeve points to significant outlays and obligations of federal funds, rapid job creation.
Vivek Kundra says the power of technology can transform government.
OMB Watch has circulated a sign-on letter among transparency groups urging the administration to "open the open government directive process" to the public.
The modest request indicates that the services are heeding Defense secretary's calls to end the military's backdoor lobbying of Congress to secure money for items not included in the budget.
Chief of staff says it is "imperative" that the service buy at least 80 F-35s a year -- and as many as 110 annually -- as soon as possible.
General tells lawmakers he does not want a permanent increase in authorized personnel given the cost.
Democratic Rep. John Sarbanes weighs in on the administration’s attitude toward management reform, and congressional efforts to improve government.
Fixed-price deals will be prevalent, though wide use of such arrangements is impractical for some departments.
Pentagon and OPM have reduced processing times, but took four months to vet nearly 40 percent of initial security clearances in fiscal 2008.