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OMB fiscal 2019 budget guidance calls for ‘bold reform’

by Carten Cordell • 2 weeks ago

The fiscal 2019 budget may be more than a year away, but the Office of Management and Budget already has a forecast: a chance of more reorganization.

Just the facts: The government’s data gets a clearer window at USAFacts

by Karen Epper Hoffman • 1 month ago

Experts call USAFacts.org the “first nonpartisan effort to create a fully integrated look at revenue and spending across federal, state and local governments.”

State Department asks for private sector help with innovating

by Ryan Johnston • 2 months ago

The State Department is looking at the private sector to provide inspiration and solutions ahead of what could be a lean fiscal 2018 budget.

VA will ask for more money for modernization, Shulkin says

by Ryan Johnston • 2 months ago

Secretary David Shulkin tasked the VA with modernizing many of its systems in order to best meet the needs of veterans across America.

Steve Ballmer wants USAFacts to be a 10-K report for the government

by Billy Mitchell • 2 months ago

The former Microsoft CEO wants a 10-K form for the federal government, like those private companies are required to submit each year.

Think of the Tech Modernization Fund as seed money, GSA head says

by Billy Mitchell • 2 months ago

"The government spends $80 billion a year on IT and most of that investment is for maintenance on outdate systems," Tim Horne said. "So $228 million is a way to ... start chipping away."