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IG: EPA lacks procedures to find right staffing levels

A newly-released EPA Inspector General's audit found that the agency lacks the internal controls it needs to make sure its workforce is aligned with its missions.

Tags: management , best practices , EPA , OMB , inspector general ,

Friday - 12/31/2010, 04:17pm EST

Dodaro sworn in as GAO head

A 30-year veteran of the Government Accountability Office was formally sworn-in Thursday as U.S. Comptroller General.

Tags: management , Congress , GAO , Comptroller General , Gene Dodaro ,

Friday - 12/31/2010, 11:52am EST

DoD, GSA tighten standards on contractor IDs

New regulations published Thursday aim to make sure agencies reclaim vendor employees' HSPD-12 cards when they're no longer needed to perform contract work.

Tags: technology , DoD , GSA , NASA , CAC , smart cards , HSPD-12 , secure identity cards ,

Thursday - 12/30/2010, 09:24am EST

Three-track system to replace Federal Career Internship Program

President Obama has signed an executive order that replaces the controversial Federal Career Intern Program with three consolidated 'pathways.' Administration officials say the old hiring system put agencies at a competitive disadvantage with private sector employers.

Tags: management , hiring , pay and benefits , Federal Career Intern Program , Merit Systems Protection Board , OMB , National Treasury Employees Union , American Federation of Government Employees , Colleen Kelly , John Gage

Monday - 12/27/2010, 07:57pm EST

DoD explains contracting cuts

Tags: DoD Report , Contracting , budget ,

Monday - 12/27/2010, 09:57am EST

Congress orders DoD to study Mark Center traffic

Language in the defense authorization bill passed this week will require the Army to submit a transportation plan to Congress in the next 90 days, addressing how 6,400 new Pentagon workers will commute to a new office with no access to Metro.

Tags: DoD , BRAC , Defense Authorization Bill , Jim Moran , Mark Center ,

Friday - 12/24/2010, 02:22pm EST

DoD contracting cuts less painful than expected

In a meeting with members of Congress and industry association leaders this week, DoD officials said proposed cuts to Defense contracting will only impact a small subset of the department's service contracting budget. DoD officials said they are looking at contracts that support staff augmentation and other similar support service contracts.

Tags: Contracting , Industry , DoD , Robert Gates , Bill Lynn , Gerry Connolly , Stan Soloway , Bobbie Kilberg , Professional Services Council , Northern Virginia Technology Council , Deltek Consulting , budget cuts , services contracts ,

Thursday - 12/23/2010, 06:33am EST

VA hopes to jumpstart claims processing

VA officials said they intend eliminate the backlog of disability claims by 2015 by looking to new technology. The agency wants to dramatically expand a pilot program that lets vets submit claims online.

Tags: technology , management , VA , Veterans Benefits Administration , Peter Levin , Michael Walcoff , disability claims , Fast Track ,

Monday - 12/20/2010, 10:29am EST

IPv6 task force looking at vendor readiness for the change

After meetings between agencies, the CIO Council's panel is concerned that even if agencies meet OMB's 2012 deadline to make the switch, their Internet service providers may not. The task force is hoping to meet with GSA and Networx vendors to make sure everyone is ready for IPv6.

Tags: technology , Contracting , Industry , Pete Tseronis , John Curran , Andrew McLaughlin , OMB , CIO Council , American Registry for Internet Numbers , IPv6 , Networx , Internet service providers ,

Friday - 12/17/2010, 06:45pm EST
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