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Government Executive : Vol. 44 No. 6 (6/1/12)

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Jun 01, 2012 – Vol. 44, No. 6

FEATURES
  • Heads in the Cloud

    By Brittany BallenstedtarrowA floating workforce on demand, much like Web-based computing services, could revolutionize the way government works.
  • The Truth Behind Transparency

    By Joseph MarksarrowIn a world where open data doesn’t always mean open government, progress is tough to gauge.
BRIEFING
  • Armed For Audits

    By Charles S. ClarkarrowFor Pentagon comptroller Robert Hale, the ultimate battle is straightening out the military services’ financial statements.
  • Serving Up Annuities

    By Kellie LunneyarrowThe Office of Personnel Management is finally chipping away at its 50,000-plus backlog of retirement claims, but many ...
  • Around Government

    By Andrew Lapin, Aliya Sternstein and Jean FogartyarrowVeterans back in the saddle, upward mobility and trip tips.
EDITOR'S NOTEBOOK
  • The Editor

    Open and Shut

    By Tom Shoop arrow Talking past each other in the debate over transparency in government.
NEXTGOV
  • Disaster Apps

    By Aliya SternsteinarrowDHS and the Pentagon are providing first responders with geographic data to locate critical roads, levies and power sources ...
  • Tech Roundup

    By Aliya Sternstein, Bob Brewin and Joseph MarksarrowCrime stopper, VA backlog backlash, CTO clout and conduct unbecoming.
ADVICE AND COMMENT
  • More Cuts On the Way

    By Kellie Lunney, ViewpointarrowFederal employees are in line to do more to close the government’s spending gap. Here are five budget trends to watch.
  • Ready for Your Close-Up?

    By Elizabeth Newell Jochum, Management Matters - Advice And CommentarrowVideo conferences can be efficient and cost-effective; learn how to run one the right way.
  • The Data Watcher

    By Aliya Sternstein, Thinking AheadarrowZachary Brown, chief information security officer at the tiny startup Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, safeguards ...
  • Bearing Fruit

    By Timothy B. Clark, PerspectivesarrowOnline campaigns are affecting policies in government and beyond.
  • The Dream Team

    By Shane Harris, Intelligence FilearrowSome not-so-obvious picks to advise a presidential candidate.
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