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Agency Instability: GSA nominee remains in limbo

Martha Johnson seen by many as the most qualified candidate to be GSA administrator in a decade. But her nomination remains on hold in the Senate because Sen. Christopher Bond is unhappy with GSA's plans for a new federal building in Kansas City. Some call Bond's use of the hold authority an abuse of power.

Tags: management , Joseph Lieberman , Susan Collins , Christopher Bond , Sahar Wali , Stephen Leeds , Paul Prouty , Bob Peck , Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs , White House , Olga Grkavac , Martha Johnson , Paul Light , TechAmerica , Acting administrator , confirmation process , Congress , series , Agency Instability

Thursday - 01/14/2010, 07:04am EST

Agency Instability: GSA begins to feel toll of not having permanent leader

Current and former officials says day-to-day operations are working well, but morale and long term strategy are suffering. Martha Johnson, the nominee to be GSA administrator, remains on hold in Senate. GSA names fourth acting administrator since 2008 and the parade of interim leaders is creating more uneasiness about the agency's future.

Tags: management , Stephen Leeds , Christopher Bond , Sahar Wali , OMB , Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs , Martha Johnson , Danielle Germain , Lurita Doan , Acting administrator , confirmation process

Wednesday - 01/13/2010, 12:25pm EST

Building the perfect Public Buildings Service

Host Larry Allen talks with Tony Costa of the Public Building Service.
Encore Presentation

Tags: Off the Shelf , Larry Allen , Public Building Service , Tony Costa , Capitol Hill , Congress

Tuesday - 12/29/2009, 12:00pm EST

VA to implement SAVE award winner's idea over the next year

White House now eyes good ideas from industry. OMB also tells agencies to apply other contest suggestions within their agencies, including electronic pay stubs. President Obama says SAVE award will be an annual contest.

Tags: mngt , Barack Obama , Nancy Fichtner , Peter Orszag , Katie Roberts , VA , White House , OMB , SAVE award

Tuesday - 12/22/2009, 07:01am EST

Stories to keep watching

Washington Technology's Nick Wakeman and David Hubler on the top stories of 2009 and beyond.
Dec. 21, 2009

Tags: contracing , Lockheed , Hanford , SAIC , EDS , HP , Dell , Perot Systems , ACS , XEROS , CACI , Bob Lohfeld , GDIT , General Dynamics , Qwest , Sprint , Healthcare IT , Washington Technology

Monday - 12/21/2009, 01:23pm EST
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