'We need to think bigger' about merging, consolidating and reorganizing agencies, president says in State of the Union address.
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President calls for spending freeze much more limited than the huge reductions in discretionary spending Republicans are demanding.
In Tuesday's speech, the president is expected to make clear that 2011 will be the high water mark for the U.S troop presence in Afghanistan, which will decline over the next three years.
Federal managers should focus on alternative incentives to rewarding employee performance, observer says.
Officials collected $4 billion in 2010; more than half of the money has been returned to the Medicare Trust Fund.
White House tracking of agency rule-making shows 130 proposals under evaluation as President Obama launches effort to weed out inefficiencies.
Lawmakers from both parties are mobilizing to save programs Defense Secretary Gates has placed on the chopping block.
Department will not appeal MSPB order to give Teresa Chambers her job back.
Project on Government Oversight assembles previously unpublished reports examining employee misconduct and retaliation against whistleblowers.
GSA sets a target date for opening the Federal Awardee Performance and Integrity Information System to public viewing.