bnv.fnr.search/tags;tile=1;pos=top;sz=728x90;ord=
3:07 am, October 24, 2014

Search Result

Search Tags:  Dan Tangherlini

GSA to review all internal contracting practices after latest IG report

The review comes in the wake of the agency's recent inspector general report that revealed management interference on schedule contract negotiations. Acting Administrator Dan Tangherlini said the review will ensure the agency's contracting work is "performed with transparency and honesty."

Tags: acquisition , GSA , Anne Rung , oversight , Jason Miller

Friday - 06/14/2013, 04:29pm EDT

GSA's Rung to lead Office of Governmentwide Policy

Anne Rung will take over for Kathleen Turco and continue to be the agency's chief acquisition officer.

Tags: people , management , GSA , Anne Rung , Betsaida Alcantara , Jason Miller

Thursday - 06/13/2013, 06:45pm EDT

Federal News Countdown: Sequestration, nominations, and backlogs

Today's guests on the Federal News Countdown include Jason Miller, Federal News Radio's executive editor, and Francis Rose, host of In Depth on Federal News Radio.

Tags: Federal News Countdown , Francis Rose , Jason Miller , sequestration , furloughs , Steven VanRoekel

Friday - 05/24/2013, 06:13pm EDT
Listen

Obama to nominate Tangherlini as GSA administrator

President Barack Obama will nominate Dan Tangherlini, the acting administrator of the General Services Administration, to officially fill that position. Tangherlini stepped into that post amid the April 2012 conference spending scandal at the agency.

Tags: GSA , President Barack Obama , management , Shakeup at GSA , Michael OConnell

Wednesday - 05/22/2013, 12:24pm EDT

EPA, HUD search for ways to keep mid-career feds

Mid-career employees are a scarcity in government. While agencies are awash with employees at the early career stage and those with 20-plus years of federal service, there aren't enough in the middle stages, and that has federal managers worried. Agencies like EPA and HUD are taking matters into their own hands. Both are launching new efforts aimed at keeping mid-career feds from leaving government for the private sector.

Tags: HUD , Shaun Donovan , DHS , Janet Napolitano , EPA , Bob Perciasepe , GSA , Partnership for Public Service , Public Service Recognition Week , employee morale , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 05/07/2013, 05:44am EDT
Listen

Sharpe sets 10 priorities to assure success at FAS

Tom Sharpe, the commissioner of the Federal Acquisition Service at the General Services Administration, is focusing on 10 areas to make the organization more responsive and efficient. Sharpe also plans to meet with vendors and employees to improve their satisfaction with FAS.

Tags: acquisition , GSA , Tom Sharpe , Acquisition Excellence Conference , industry , strategic sourcing , Jason Miller , FSA

Friday - 03/22/2013, 05:32am EDT
Listen

GSA in desperate need of funds to repair federal buildings

For the third year in a row, Congress is unlikely to give GSA enough money to repair and maintain federal buildings. Acting GSA Administrator Dan Tangherlini told House lawmakers Tuesday that the government isn't spending the 2-to-4 percent industry average to keep buildings operating well.

Tags: management , GSA , DHS , federal property management , House Appropriations Committee , Freeze the Footprint , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 03/20/2013, 05:33am EDT
Listen

OMB delaying budget passback guidance, creating uncertainty

The White House typically gives agencies both funding and policy updates for the upcoming budget request by Thanksgiving. This year OMB decided to hold off on passback guidance because of the current fiscal negotiations with Congress. Several senior agency officials said this lag will compress the timeline to respond to the information and require them to prepare for something that may never happen.

Tags: management , budget , technology , OMB , Jim Capretta , Ethics and Public Policy Center , GSA , sequestration , Jason Miller

Thursday - 12/20/2012, 05:37am EST
Listen

GSA's Tangherlini sets new priorities as part of reform efforts

In a memo to employees, the acting administrator signals he's in for the long term by outlining six areas to focus on in 2013 and beyond.

Tags: management , GSA , Shakeup at GSA , workforce , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 01/15/2013, 05:10am EST

GSA challenges real estate developers with a 'once-in-a-several-lifetimes' opportunity

The General Services Administration issued two requests for information earlier this month to redevelop the FBI headquarters building and the area of Washington known as Federal Triangle South. Acting Administrator Dan Tangherlini said he's willing to entertain any and all ideas for saving the government money, making the buildings more efficient and helping to transform the neighborhoods.

Tags: management , real estate , GSA , Darian LeBlanc , Cassidy Turley , D.C. Building Industry Association , Energy , FAA , Federal Triangle South , FBI , Jason Miller

Friday - 12/21/2012, 05:19am EST
  •  
  • 3
  •