President says he will cut the estimated $1.3 trillion deficit in half in four years by raising taxes on the wealthy and reducing spending on the Iraq war.
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DCAA’s chief cites progress, but employees say reforms have been ineffective.
Obama’s team must ask the key question: Beef up the civil service or bring in contractors?
GOP says the confirmation delay is largely procedural.
Aides are trying to avoid the turf battles that have hampered previous efforts to pass legislation.
OMB asked agencies to designate a point person by Feb. 13, but some missed the deadline.
Congress must either pass the omnibus appropriations legislation or approve another continuing resolution to keep funding programs at fiscal 2008 levels.
Amtrak also could be in line for a slice of the $8 billion allotted for high-speed rail corridors in the stimulus.
Government officials are exploring outlets from YouTube to Twitter.
Staffing shortfalls could complicate efforts to streamline grant and loan application process.