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Dec 09 2009

Two Omnibus Bills Get Traction in Congress

By: adayers

On Tuesday, House and Senate negotiators reached agreement on the omnibus bill that includes 6 appropriations bills, including the Transportation -HUD bill and Commerce-Justice-Science. Read the article here: http://www.govexec.com/story_page.cfm...

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Dec 07 2009

News on Outstanding FY10 Appropriations Bills

By: Rebecca Cohen

There is considerable discussion on Capitol Hill about how to pass the seven remaining FY10 appropriations bills before the current continuing resolution expires on December 18th.  One plan currently being discussed would pass them in two parts,...

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Dec 07 2009

Obama Increases DoD Budget by $60 Billion Over 5 Years

By: adayers

In a period of rescission and restructuring, a recent decision by President Obama to increase the Department of Defense budget by $60 billion dollars gives that department the opportunity to continue its modernization efforts.  On May 14, 2009, ...

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Dec 07 2009

General Services Administration Seeking Your Input to Improve Procurement

By: adayers

Working with the GSA, the National Academy of Public Administration and the American Council for Technology-Industry Advisory Council are reaching out via social networking sites.  They are seeking input regarding how to make procurement systems...

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Featured Article

Presidential Executive Order on Reducing Regulation and Controlling Regulatory Costs

EXECUTIVE ORDER - - - - - - - REDUCING REGULATION AND CONTROLLING REGULATORY COSTS By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the Budget and Accounting Act of 1921, ...

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