OVERSIGHT - ALL ARTICLES

Results 6931-6940 of 10549

Obama seeks to build on recent successes

After successfully shepherding health care bill, president looks to push more of his agenda, including financial regulatory reform.

Under Obama plan, agencies would boost offshore drilling efforts

Interior Department would hold lease sales off the coast of Virginia and in the Cook Inlet in Alaska by 2012, and begin exploratory drilling.

Reflex Responses

Democrats are happy with health reform, republicans are not, and independents are closely divided.

Air Force chief open to extending tanker deadline

Gen. Norton Schwartz says a "modest extension" could be granted if the European consortium EADS is serious about submitting a bid.

Senators fight transfer of Air Guard's planes

A dozen C-130 Hercules cargo planes from National Guard units from nine states would move to an active-duty unit in Arkansas.

GOP lawmaker wants follow-up on IG recommendations

Ranking member of House Oversight and Government Reform Committee says agencies could save nearly $26 billion by implementing watchdog proposals.

OMB to release ‘inherently governmental’ definition Wednesday

Guidance will come in the form of a draft Federal Register notice.

Energy Star program comes under attack

GAO investigators had little trouble getting bogus products certified, raising doubts about the validity of federal efficiency ratings.

OMB financial management chief pledges to urge quick results

Danny Werfel says agencies should be smarter about technology investments and metrics.

White House accuses GOP of ‘unprecedented’ obstruction of nominees

But observer of presidential transitions says Senate staff’s increased workload could be at fault.