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OMB looks to address AI transparency, consistency in upcoming guidance

A top White House official on artificial intelligence, following an executive order prioritizing artificial intelligence research in government, said the…

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Trump’s first anti-regulation agenda wins favor with federal contractors

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OMB’s Mulvaney: Agency’s budget increase will help with reorganization responsibilities

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Administration’s management agenda comes into view

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Trump nominates two to fill key OMB roles and a new Army secretary

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Senator pushes back against lack of transparency, accountability in regulatory process

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FILE - This Feb. 19, 2014, file photo, shows WhatsApp and Facebook app icons on a smartphone in New York. The government’s fight with Apple over an encrypted iPhone may be the first of many battles in a broader war over who gets access to individuals’ data, as more tech companies offer encrypted messaging and other services. WhatsApp, the globally popular messaging system owned by Facebook, has already run into trouble with Brazilian authorities, who arrested a Facebook executive earlier in March 2016 after the company said it had no way to unscramble a user’s encrypted messages. (AP Photo/Patrick Sison, File)

Rise of tweets, self-deleting encrypted messages concern lawmakers

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Immigration and confirmations mark week three

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New executive order creates a ‘budget for regulations’

President Donald Trump signed an executive order further taking aim at what the administration calls the regulatory burden on businesses and citizens.

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Federal rules agency lagging in accountability, transparency, lawmakers say

Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs Administrator Howard Shelanski defended his office against claims from House Oversight and Government Reform…

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Momentum builds to reform the regulatory process

Senate lawmakers, White House officials and good government groups say the current way agencies develop regulations is broken. They agree it takes too long, is too complicated and not transparent enough.

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