The president's three nominees for the Merit System Protection Board (MSPB) had a long-awaited and easy Senate nomination hearing. But the task ahead of them will be much more difficult.
The Senate took its turn to question the Trump administration about its government reorganization proposals and offered a much different take than members of the House oversight committee.
The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee has concerns about the amount of and specific information OMB is providing about the Technology Modernization Fund.
The Senate Appropriations Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee differed from the president's budget proposal and suggested a pay raise for civilian employees in 2019.
As the Senate has a few extra weeks to work, here are several bills worth keeping an eye on this summer.
Congress once again is considering higher Voluntary Separation Incentive Payments (VSIPs) for civilian federal employees.
In today's Federal Newscast, after spending 2017 with low budgets, the head of the Coast Guard says his service is now punching at the middleweight class.
The administration will release more details about its management agenda later this month with a focus on three outcomes.
The governmentwide average time to hire new employees has creep up slightly every year since 2012.
Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) has cataloged some of the federal government's spending on usual or duplicative programs through the annual release of "Federal Fumbles," and says he'd like to see more oversight from Congress and agencies themselves.
Margaret Weichert, the president's nominee to the deputy director for management at the Office of Management and Budget, easily earned approval from members of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee during Thursday's nomination hearing.
Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) wants to launch a three-pronged attack on government spending through greater accountability and reform of the budget and oversight processes.
This report highlights $474 billion in wasteful and inefficient spending.
Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz says the hope is to spin off a page that looks at disaster assistance funds.