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HHS trying to untangle itself from typical shared services shortcomings

The Department of Health and Human Services is suffering from what many believe are the two major reasons why shared services continues to lag in government.

Tags: financial management , HHS , Ned Holland , Brad Huther , HUD , shared services , Partnership for Public Service , Deloitte , Jason Miller , Inside the Reporters Notebook

Monday - 03/16/2015, 04:51am EDT

CFOs not giving up budget authority to CIOs without a fight

Several sources said OMB is getting pushback on its draft guidance from several CFOs who don't want to cede budgetary authority to CIOs.

Tags: technology , Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act , CFOs , management , budget , Jason Miller , Inside the Reporters Notebook

Monday - 03/16/2015, 04:28am EDT

Gwyn: Private sector doesn't buy enterprise IT like government

Data center consolidation is delivering more cost savings than the White House expected. The Government Accountability Office says by the end of fiscal year 2015, agencies will save $3.3 billion. That's $300 million beyond what the Office of Management and Budget expected. Dave Gwyn is the vice president of federal for Nutanix. On In Depth with Francis Rose, he said agencies are missing out on a key detail that can drive up cost savings even more.

Tags: Dave Gwyn , Nutanix , GAO , In Depth

Thursday - 03/12/2015, 04:15pm EDT
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OMB plays data matchmaker to combat rise in improper payments

David Mader, OMB controller, said the administration will target specific agencies with new technology to access more data to combat this long-standing challenge. GAO reported Feb. 26 that the governmentwide improper payment rate was 4.02 percent, meaning agencies misspent almost $125 billion in 2014.

Tags: management , Dave Mader , Improper payments , Risk management , A-123 , GAO , financial management , Do Not Pay list , Jason Miller , exclusive

Wednesday - 03/11/2015, 03:41am EDT
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David Mader, Controller, Office of Management and Budget

After a few years of declines, the government's improper payment rate jumped 14 percent in 2014. The Government Accountability Office said the increase came from major programs including Medicare fee for service, Medicaid, the earned income tax credit, unemployment insurance and supplemental security income. David Mader is the White House controller. On the Federal Drive with Tom Temin, he told Executive Editor Jason Miller about some new steps to move the needle in the right direction.

Tags: David Mader , GAO , Jason Miller , Federal Drive

Wednesday - 03/11/2015, 06:20am EDT
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David Mader, Controller, Office of Management and Budget

David Mader came back for a second tour of duty in government to work on some of the most pressing federal financial management issues. As the Office of Management and Budget's Controller, his priorities span more than just money, but also technology and acquisition. In his first broadcast interview since returning to government last year, Mader joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin and told executive editor Jason Miller about his vision for finally getting one money-saving effort right federal shared services.

Tags: David Mader , Federal Drive , Tom Temin ,

Friday - 03/06/2015, 11:35am EST
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Council on governmentwide diversity to impact agency hiring

Following up on the Office of Personnel Management's new recruitment and retention strategy the Chief Human Capital Officers Council announced Friday a governmentwide forum on diversity hiring.

Tags: OPM , CHCOC , EEOC , Katherine Archuleta , diversity hiring , hiring , workforce

Tuesday - 03/10/2015, 10:56am EDT

OMB's Dave Mader: A 'zealot' for shared services

The controller in the Office of Management and Budget says the next two years are critical for financial management shared services. Mader said along with Treasury, OMB will be determining how best to get agencies to move to one of four federal providers.

Tags: management , David Mader , exclusive , shared services , GSA , USDA , Treasury , financial management , Jason Miller

Thursday - 03/05/2015, 06:39pm EST
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John Kamensky, IBM Center for the Business of Government

Your agency shouldn't be reinventing the wheel to follow the Government Performance and Results Act. The Office of Management and Budget wants agencies to use performance review measures already in place to find the results-based answers it needs. John Kamensky is senior fellow at the IBM Center for the Business of Government and former assistant director at the Government Accountability Office. He offered advice on how to tweak what your agency already does to meet the GPRA law.

Tags: John Kamensky , IBM Center for the Business of Government , Government Performance and Results Act , In Depth

Thursday - 03/05/2015, 04:30pm EST
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OMB turns up heat on agencies to implement smart ID cards for computer access

The OMB E-Gov Cyber unit will prioritize those agencies that have struggled to implement two-factor authentication for CyberStat reviews. Only 41 percent of federal civilian agencies are using HSPD-12 cards to log on to networks and computers.

Tags: technology , cybersecurity , FISMA report , Congress , HSPD-12 , Trusted Internet Connections

Monday - 03/02/2015, 02:42pm EST
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