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Energy weighs freeing feds from competitive sourcing agreements

Internal memo offers staffers the option of canceling letters of obligation, with proper justification.

From Nextgov.com: OMB asks agencies to focus on science and technology in 2011 budgets

New guidance seen as a way to support the White House policy to increase funding in research and reverse the Bush administration's cuts in spending on science.

Parties nearing deal to move agency nominations

OMB deputy director, GSA chief nominees could be confirmed soon.

Postal Service reports loss, while Senate delays action on bill

Agency suffers a total net loss of $4.7 billion so far for fiscal 2009.

OMB to complete acquisition workforce plan by October

Management chief says filling out procurement policy team is crucial to success of reforms.

Democrats blast Army's handling of toxic exposures in Iraq

Five soldiers who served at an Iraqi water injection facility in 2003 were unaware they had been exposed to sodium dichromate until they received letters from the service earlier this year.

Napolitano: Cybersecurity issues remain unresolved

Homeland Security chief says department is figuring out how best to work with Defense, private sector on protecting federal IT networks.

Agencies submit ‘fresh, innovative’ performance goals to OMB

Plans will be released to the public after officials refine them.


Obama’s merit board nominees have deep background in union law

Lawyers led legal challenge to Pentagon’s pay-for-performance system and set ground rules for union election at GAO.

From Nextgov.com: HHS names Parks as chief technology officer

The co-founder of a physician management software firm says he plans to use data, technology and innovation to improve public health.