Performance Matters for OMB

Friday - 5/8/2009, 9:07am EDT

Robert Shea

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The new budget proposal from the Obama administration contains about $17 billion worth of reductions and cuts of programs the Office of Management and Budget says don't work, or don't work well. Former associate director for administration and government at OMB Robert Shea, now Director of Global Public Sector at Grant Thornton, talks about applying performance metrics to the budgeting process.