But IG says tax agency needs to improve oversight of information technology projects .
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As fuel prices, traffic and pollution peak, managers are becoming more open to letting employees work from home.
Chief information security officers would like to serve and protect computers, but without the authority, budget and time, federal systems remain open to attack.
Human capital and e-government ratings take a hit, but OMB notes that many agencies still are showing progress.
Most agencies will likely be funded through a stopgap measure that will carry them over into 2009.
Law requires facilities to be carbon-neutral by 2030; reducing data center power consumption is a big challenge.
Watchdog says FAA’s acquisition dispute resolution office has jurisdiction over the issue.
The estimate comes about two weeks after the Office of Management and Budget projected that the fiscal 2008 budget deficit would be $389 billion.
The move marks the first official step in a restarting competition for the contract.
Veterans of DCAA say performance metrics and quotas forced them to rush reports and limit investigations.