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Director: NCTC has analyst shortage

Budget cuts targeting personnel at the counterterrorism center have been canceled in wake of attempted bombing on Christmas Day.

Vilsack names more key deputies

USDA secretary's new appointees do not require Senate confirmation.


Obama calls for loan forgiveness for public service, transparency

But federal management issues play a small role in president’s first State of the Union address.

Obama to propose 'nuanced' spending freeze

Some agencies will see budgets go up, others down in overall proposal to cap nonsecurity discretionary spending.

Problems remain in Homeland Security oversight

Co-chairmen of the 9/11 Commission say "fractured and overlapping" congressional committee jurisdiction continues to be an issue.

Analysts: Defense budget likely to receive increased scrutiny

Long-term efforts to rein in the federal deficit will require taking a hard look at the Pentagon's spending, observers say.

OMB Deputy Director Rob Nabors says decisions were made on a line-by-line basis.

Spending freeze will have exceptions

Some nonsecurity programs still will see funding increases under President Obama’s fiscal 2011 budget request.

Napolitano: Aviation security tops DHS priority list

Attempted bombing on Christmas Day created a sense of urgency for establishing international standards.

From Nextgov.com: Public satisfaction with federal Web sites increased in 2009

Obama administration should use positive feedback to determine effectiveness of transparency efforts, says research group.

An Ear-Splitting Alarm

Over the past 12 months, Democrats have badly damaged their brand.