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New White House memo outlines the administration’s research and development priorities
The memo encourages agencies to coordinate among themselves and invest largely in early-stage research — leaving later stage investment for the private sector.
OMB fiscal 2019 budget guidance calls for ‘bold reform’
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.
OMB’s plan for government reform: Business as usual for IT
The Office of Management and Budget ended the governmentwide hiring freeze Wednesday with the release of new guidance, a "comprehensive plan for reforming the federal government and reducing the federal civilian workforce."
Mulvaney: DATA Act crucial for sorting out federal spending
After two confirmation hearings Tuesday, it was clear that President Donald Trump's nominee to head the Office of Management and Budget has DATA Act implementation in mind.
Trump will put pressure on defense contractors, not Pentagon’s bottom line, analysts say
The president-elect’s recent tweets might imply the military is headed for budget cuts, but Pentagon watchers say Trump will increase overall spending.