Cutting down on improper payments is on the list of cross-agency priority goals in the President’s Management Agenda.
A panel of risk leaders from the Veterans Affairs Department, Bureau of the Fiscal Service and Treasury Department shared their experiences and advice for implementing Enterprise Risk Management.
The reforms touch on perishable goods, asset forfeiture and modernizing the agency.
When it comes to the safest investment option in their 401(k) plan, federal employees and retirees are split down the middle.
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin stressed the importance of giving the IRS nearly $400 million annually for fiscal years 2018 and 2019 to help implement the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
The Thrift Savings Plan investment and lifecycle funds both see slight increase in return as the new year takes off.
The Treasury is looking into potential uses for blockchain, the online ledger system that enables cryptocurrencies and many other types of transactions.
By breaking blockchain down to its core concept, federal agencies are coming up with new uses for the innovation.
The COINS Act would have Treasury stop printing low denomination paper bills and stop coining pennies.
While none of the funds dipped far enough to post negative returns, only three funds showed growth since September.