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Zients to serve as OMB acting director

Jeffrey Zients has been chosen to serve as acting director of the Office of Management and Budget until a new director is confirmed.

Tags: Peter Orszag , Jeffrey Zients , OMB , Rob Nabors , Jeff Liebman

Friday - 07/30/2010, 11:56am EDT

PTO has a new plan for applications

A major new patent examination initiative would provide applicants greater control. USPTO's David Kappos explains how it will work.

Tags: Federal Drive , PTO , David Kappos

Friday - 07/30/2010, 10:14am EDT
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GAO: NASA well grounded in Exploration spending

Congress enacted the fiscal year 2010 Exploration appropriation, which appropriated about $3.7 billion for "exploration research and development activities." The GAO's Susan Polling tells us about how the funds are being, or not being, spent.

Tags: NASA , GAO , Susan Polling

Friday - 07/30/2010, 09:38am EDT
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GSA SLAMs IT

Coleman says group hugs are important. Essentially, you've got to get everybody in that room so that they're part of it. That is collaboration. We learn more from Casey Coleman, CIO at GSA

Tags: Federal Drive , Technology , Casey Coleman , SLAM , GSA , collaboration

Friday - 07/30/2010, 09:08am EDT
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Senator hopes to bridge feds foreign language gap

A Senate panel probes the government's continued foreign language deficiencies. The Government Accountability Office finds limited progress across several agencies. DHS and DoD are taking steps to increase the number of employees with foreign language skills.

Tags: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs , Daniel Akaka , Nancy Weaver , DoD , Jeff Neal , DHS , David Maurer , GAO , State Department , Max Cacas

Friday - 07/30/2010, 06:29am EDT
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State hopes technology will better secure passport process

GAO found significant success in obtaining passports using fraudulent documents in the second investigation in two years. While State is implementing facial recognition technology to close the existing gaps, lawmakers are introducing new legislation to give the agency more security capabilities.

Tags: Technology , Ben Cardin , John Kyl , Greg Kutz , Brenda Sprague , GAO , State , Senate Judiciary Committee , SSA , DHS , passport security , Jason Miller

Thursday - 07/29/2010, 08:45pm EDT
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OMB director Orszag bids farewell

A look back on the last 18 months driving the federal government.

Tags: DorobekInsider , Peter Orszag , OMB , Max Cacas , Council on Foreign Relations

Thursday - 07/29/2010, 06:28pm EDT
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GAO: State's passport program vulnerable to fraud

WFED's Jason Miller reports.

Tags: Technology , State Department , GAO , Jason Miller , DorobekInsider

Thursday - 07/29/2010, 05:05pm EDT
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SBA to name new HUBZone director

Grande Lum will lead a program that has been plagued by fraud and abuse. GAO successfully received HUBZone certifications for three bogus firms in sting operation. SBA administrator promises more oversight of the program.

Tags: Contracting , Karen Mills , Nydia Velazquez , Sam Graves , Greg Kutz , House Small Business Committee , SBA , GAO , DoJ , HUBZone program , Small business contracting , Jason Miller

Thursday - 07/29/2010, 02:17pm EDT

On the outside: options for fired feds

A former Agriculture Department official who was forced to resign has a lot to think about before coming back. Attorney Bill Bransford explains the issues to us.

Tags: Federal Drive , pay and benefits , rehiring , firing , Bill Bransford , Shaw Bransford & Roth , Dorothy Ramienski

Thursday - 07/29/2010, 09:40am EDT
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