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Mike Causey, Senior Correspondent, Federal News Radio

Internal Revenue Service and Social Security Administration employees see the results of budget cuts and sequestration. Federal News Radio Senior Correspondent Mike Causey wrote in his column "Alice in Washington Wonderland" why these cuts apply to the federal workforce on In Depth with Francis Rose.

Tags: IRS , Social Security Administration , sequestration

Monday - 06/23/2014, 04:35pm EDT
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Alice In Washington Wonderland

Thanks to Congressional budget cutters and the White House sequestration program, two of the most important federal operations - the IRS and the Social Security Administration - are getting smaller and slower. So, how much longer can we afford these 'savings', Senior Correspondent Mike Causey asks?

Tags: Mike Causey , sequestration , federal report , IRS , SSA , MSPB , PTO , workforce

Monday - 06/23/2014, 02:00am EDT

IRS 'took reasonable steps' to implement sequestration cuts

From hiring freezes and furlough days, to cuts to travel and equipment upgrades, the IRS generally 'took reasonable steps' to plan for sequestration, according to a new audit.

Tags: Dena Levitz , sequestration , IRS , audit , TIGTA

Friday - 06/20/2014, 10:53am EDT

Q&A with Federal CIO Steven VanRoekel

Steven VanRoekel, the federal chief information officer, joined Federal News Radio for a free online chat to discuss the White House's latest IT priorities. View an archived version of the discussion.

Tags: Steven VanRoekel , CIO , information technology , online chat , Jason Miller , Smarter IT Delivery Agenda , PortfolioStat , Digital Government Strategy , open data , cloud computing , acquisition

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 01:00pm EDT

Social Security closes offices as baby boomers age

Tags: SSA , management

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 03:34am EDT

Expert says budget, employee reductions force agencies to rethink mission goals

With an employment drop over the past year, agencies must adopt a "less with less" mentality, according Bob Tobias, director of Key Executive Leadership Programs at American University. He says executives must be honest with Congress about their limited capabilities.

Tags: IRS , GAO , workforce , management , Congress , Bob Tobias , John Koskinen , Stephanie Wasko

Monday - 06/16/2014, 05:46pm EDT
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White House opposes House's $570B defense bill

The Obama administration said Tuesday that the bill would hamper efforts to reduce unneeded expenses and match the military to the president's defense strategy. The bill blocks another round of military base closings and spares some aircraft.

Tags: White House , Congress , House , DoD ,

Tuesday - 06/17/2014, 06:48pm EDT

IRS to use more data to prepare for long-term budget uncertainty

The Government Accountability Office recommended the IRS develop long-term strategies and use ROI data comparisons to better operate with a less-than-ideal budget.

Tags: IRS , management , GAO , sequestration , NTEU , Colleen Kelley , Stephanie Wasko

Friday - 06/13/2014, 03:45pm EDT

Online Chat: Ideas to Save the Failing Budget Process

Former U.S. Comptroller General David Walker and Connecticut State Representative Diana Urban join Federal News Radio for a free online chat to discuss what needs to be done to fix the failing federal budget process. View an archive of the recent chat.

Tags: David Walker , Diana Urban , Connecticut , online chat , Ideas to Save the Failing Budget Process , Tom Temin

Tuesday - 03/04/2014, 02:13pm EST

Online Chat: Charlie Armstrong, CIO, CBP

Federal News Radio hosted an online chat with Charlie Armstrong, assistant commissioner and chief information officer at Customs and Border Protection. If you missed it live, view an archived version of the chat here.

Tags: Charlie Armstrong , CIO , CBP , live chat , information technology , One DHS , DHS , online chat

Tuesday - 12/18/2012, 01:36pm EST
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