The National Society of Accountants says the Trump administration’s 2019 budget request will not suffice as is.
In today’s Federal Newscast, despite facing recent scrutiny, some veterans organizations still feel Dr. David Shulkin is the best person to run the Veterans Affairs Department.
The Homeland Security Industrial Base said it is still looking for more collaboration and communication from DHS.
Preparing the president’s most recent budget request was particularly challenging for the Office of Management and Budget this year.
Senior Correspondent Mike Causey hopes this cheers up active and retired federal workers in sticker shock over the new White House budget.
Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin said Thursday he would reimburse the U.S. Treasury for his wife’s travel expenses and instead wanted to turn attention back to veterans issues. VA is requesting a $12 billion budget increase for 2019.
Defense officials say each military services has its own readiness recovery plan, and they promise to be transparent with Congress about progress.
In today’s Federal Newscast, in the wake of a report which says corruption is getting worse, Acting Director of the Office of Government Ethics reminds federal employees about the oath they take to perform their duties.
Members of the American Federation of Government Employees took to Capitol Hill this week, to rally against the proposed pay freeze and cuts included in the president’s 2019 budget request.
The White House proposed a number of changes that would dramatically reshape the federal workforce and how federal workers are compensated.
President Donald Trump’s budget proposal for fiscal 2019 calls for increased funding to the IRS’ enforcement services, but reduces the agency’s overall budget by millions of dollars.
The Trump administration is also suggesting policy changes to the federal hiring process, the requirements that govern the Senior Executive Service.
The 2019 budget plan proposed by the Trump White House topples the plan to build a new FBI headquarters in the Washington suburbs.
Roll Call Senior Editor David Hawkings discusses the latest budget deal on Federal Drive with Tom Temin.