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Brookings scholars on potential cuts to Pentagon budget

A ten percent DoD budget cut can be done, says Brookings Senior Fellow Michael O'Hanlon.

Tags: In Depth , Francis Rose , Pentagon Solutions , Brookings Institution , Martin Indyk , Michael O'Hanlon , Robert Kagan , DoD

Tuesday - 01/04/2011, 05:21pm EST

Pension, health care programs could be cut next

The Fiscal Commission issued its final set of recommendations detailing several that would affect federal employees. The panel suggested reducing the federal workforce by 200,000 employees over the next five years, changing the FEHB to a defined contribution premium program and several other short term changes.

Tags: management , White House , OMB , National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and R , Paul Posner , Robert Shea , George Mason University , Grant Thornton , budget deficit , pay freeze , spending cuts , Jason Miller

Thursday - 12/02/2010, 07:00am EST
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GOP and Dems agree: Tough budget decisions ahead

Politico reports on the various proposals coming from both sides of the aisles. None seem to stand out as favorable among lawmakers. The only thing Democrats and Republicans do agree on is that the budget decisions will be tough.

Tags: Mitch McConnell , Jan Schakowsky , Pete Domenici , Erskine Bowles , Alan Simpson , budget , Jack Kingston , Must Reads , Dorobek Insider , Politico , DoD Buzz , Congress

Wednesday - 11/17/2010, 04:10pm EST

FEHBP & the Dependent in Your Basement

A growing number of adult children are returning home, assuming dependent status and needing health insurance. So how's the federal health insurance program handling this? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey explains.

Tags: FEHBP , P&B , Mike Causey , COFFE , Sarah Holstine

Thursday - 04/15/2010, 04:00am EDT