Federal News Countdown: OMB vacancies, defense contracting and Las Vegas conferences

Today’s guests on the Federal News Countdown:

  • Jon Desenberg, senior policy director, The Performance Institute
  • Alan Chvotkin, executive vice president and counsel, Professional Services Council

Jon Desenberg’s stories

#3 More data isn’t always better, says Nate Silver (Computerworld)

#2 Departures Leave Gap in OMB Management Team (GovExec)

Questions about moving to the cloud? Chat with FDA Chief Information Officer Todd Simpson on July 25, at 1:30 p.m.


#1 Bring Federal Conferences Back to Las Vegas, Lawmakers Say (GovExec)
From FCW:

Alan Chvotkin’s stories

#3 Sequester Changes Rules on DoD Contractor Background Reinvestigations (Federal Times)

#2 (two stories)

#1 OMB’s Metzenbaum leaves behind an invigorated performance culture (Federal News Radio)

House passes $700B defense bill, which includes pay raise for military personnel