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OMB makes pitch to senior executives on performance management

Key agency official urges top career leaders to focus on goals, data-driven improvement efforts.

Agencies must justify non-competitive contracts

Final rule mandates that officials post documents explaining lack of competition.

Gates: Defense needs supplemental by July 4

Pentagon chief says military would have to begin curtailing defense operations if Congress does not pass bill by deadline.

From Nextgov.com: VA faces flood of new claims and charges of a ‘hostile’ work environment

Tests of new work processes show ways the department can manage a double-digit increase in claims it expects to receive in the next two years.

Obama ties oil spill to need for sweeping reforms

In speech, president urges action on energy and climate change bill.

Democrats' Wild Ride

House Democrats are in a much more vulnerable position than their Senate counterparts.

Protecting environment gets public support as priority

Fifty-six percent of survey respondents say the environment is more important than keeping energy prices low.

Nonagenarian senator is helping keep holds alive

At 92, Sen. Robert Byrd, D-W.Va., remains a formidable opponent of Senate rule changes.

Building security agency’s workforce plan questioned

Watchdog wonders how the Federal Protective Service will pay, hire and train new employees.

Senator questions using unspent stimulus money to avoid teacher layoffs

Proposal would just move funds from "one pocket to the other," Education committee chairman says.

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