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Grants to be awarded for job-driven training initiatives

Agencies have until Oct. 1 to make competitive employment training grants more job-driven, according to a memo from the Office of Management and Budget. This follows the push from both President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden for agency training programs to focus on connecting employees to the right jobs.

Tags: workforce , management , OMB , Barack Obama , training , Stephanie Wasko , job training

Monday - 07/28/2014, 11:01am EDT

Biden swears in new SBA head

Vice President Joe Biden has sworn in Maria Contreras-Sweet as the new head of the Small Business Administration.

Tags: people , management , Maria Contreras-Sweet , Small Business Administration

Monday - 04/07/2014, 05:20pm EDT

Federal judges implore Congress for respite from sequestration

A group of 87 federal judges sent a letter to Vice President Joseph Biden, warning that budget cuts due to sequestration have negatively impacted the federal judiciary's ability to prosecute and defend cases.

Tags: Loretta Preska , Federal Drive , Judiciary , U.S. District Court , sequestration , Michael OConnell

Tuesday - 08/20/2013, 04:13pm EDT
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Biden, Ryan wrangle over budget, defense cuts

Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said President Barack Obama has failed to produce a workable budget plan, while Vice President Joe Biden said budgets introduced by Ryan "eviscerated all the things that the middle class cares about."

Tags: Paul Ryan , Barack Obama , Mitt Romney , debate , budget , defense cuts , sequestration , Afghanistan , Libya , Chris Stevens , Medicare , Social Security

Friday - 10/12/2012, 07:01am EDT

Secret Service recovers truck with Biden supplies

Detroit police have released photos of a male "person of interest" in the theft of a Secret Service rental truck carrying equipment related to Vice President Joe Biden's Labor Day visit to Detroit.

Tags: Secret Service , Federal Drive

Monday - 09/03/2012, 06:17pm EDT

Agency performance reporting lags under wasteful spending initiative

A report by the Congressional Research Service finds it's not clear whether agencies are meeting performance goals set out a June 2011 executive order to make the federal government more efficient and accountable.

Tags: CRS , Tom Coburn , transparency , GAT Board , RAT Board , technology , Campaign to Cut Waste , Barack Obama ,

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 08:48am EDT

Cutting deficits harder than just talking about it

Lawmakers are poised to spend $120 billion or so to renew a Social Security tax cut that averaged just under $1,000 per household this year.

Tags: John Boehner , Barack Obama , budget , supercommittee , Robert Reischauer , Congressional Budget Office , Howard McKeon , social security tax cut

Sunday - 12/04/2011, 12:10am EST

Vice President Biden visits Iraq

Biden's trip is designed to solidify ties between Iraq and the United States.

Tags: Iraq , DoD , DoD Report

Wednesday - 11/30/2011, 06:57am EST
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