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OSTP's role expanding under new law

The White House agency will help coordinate the process around prize competitions, science and technology education efforts and online access to government data. The America Competes law details several news policy directives for OSTP and other federal scientific agencies.

Tags: Technology , management , Tom Kalil , Barack Obama , Office of Science and Technology Policy , NSF , NIST , NIH , America Competes Act , State of the Union , competitions , transparency , Jason Miller

Thursday - 01/27/2011, 01:53pm EST
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White House making plans for government reorg

The administration is identifying Executive branch officials inside and outside of the White House to figure out how best to reorganize government.

Tags: management , Robert Gibbs , Barack Obama , John Kamensky , IBM , government reorganization , State of the Union , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 01/26/2011, 05:39pm EST

Obama to propose major government reorganization

In the State of the Union, the President said he will submit a proposal to Congress to reduce the overlap among agencies. Obama also called for a five-year freeze in domestic spending, but asked lawmakers to do more with entitlement spending. He also promised to continue to invest in innovation and research and development.

Tags: management , Barack Obama , Paul Ryan , Darrell Issa , State of the Union , federal spending , Deficit Commission , green energy , government reorganization , earmarks , transparency , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 01/26/2011, 12:55am EST

No A's on White House cyber report card

The Obama administration received mostly B's, C's and D's on its report card.

Tags: Cybersecurity Update , Technology , National Security Cyberspace Institute , Hathaway Report , Dorobek Insider

Tuesday - 01/25/2011, 03:47pm EST

16 agencies sign on to help military families

Caring for the families of military personnel requires a coordinated approach across the federal government, President Obama said Monday. He said agencies have made 50 separate commitments to coordinate programs designed to assist the loved ones of servicemembers.

Tags: DoD , management , Barack Obama , Michelle Obama , Jill Biden , HHS , VA , Labor , SBA , Commerce , military benefits , Nicole Alcorn , Sue Hoppin , Todd Bowers , Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America , National Military Spouse Network , Jared Serbu , DoD Report , Pentagon , Federal Drive

Tuesday - 01/25/2011, 06:58am EST
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White House gets graded on cybersecurity policies

National Security Cyberspace Institute evaluated the Obama administration's cyber initiatives.

Tags: National Security Cyberspace Institute , Cybersecurity Update , Technology , Barack Obama , DoD , Dorobek Insider

Wednesday - 01/19/2011, 03:30pm EST

White House gets graded on cybersecurity policies

National Security Cyberspace Institute grades the Obama administration on cyber initiatives.

Tags: National Security Cyberspace Institute , Cybersecurity Update , Technology , Barack Obama , Dorobek Insider

Wednesday - 01/19/2011, 03:26pm EST

Obama's regulatory reforms draw mixed reviews

Experts and lawmakers say the proof will be in the OIRA guidance to agencies in how impactful these reforms will be. Agencies must submit plans to OIRA in 120 days about how they will review existing regulations to ensure they are still relevant. Agencies will have to determine a cost-benefit analysis on existing rules.

Tags: management , Barack Obama , Cass Sunstein , Darrell Issa , Joseph Lieberman , Susan Collins , OIRA , Oversight and Government Reform Committee , Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committ , Gary Bass , Susan Dudley , OMBWatch , George Washington University , regulatory reform , regulatory burden , executive order , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 01/19/2011, 06:52am EST
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Asian Americans get boost from White House

Several agencies have released plans to improve Asian Americans and Pacific Islander access to government jobs and services. The programs address an Executive Order requiring agencies to examine how they serve this population.

Tags: management , contracting , Asian American and Pacific Islanders , Arne Duncan , Gary Locke , Kiran Ahuja , Meg Beasley

Tuesday - 01/18/2011, 03:33pm EST

Chief Executive orders review of outdated regulations

In an effort "to root out regulations that conflict, that are not worth the cost, or that are just plain dumb," the President has signed an Executive Order requiring agencies to submit a plan to review existing regulations to ensure they are not burdensome. The mandate also details five steps agencies must take to improve their regulatory process. The White House wants better coordination among agencies when writing new rules.

Tags: management , Barack Obama , Cass Sunstein , OIRA , executive order , Regulations.gov , regulatory reform , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 01/18/2011, 12:18pm EST
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