Budget is out: Now what?

The budget is out. And now, you wait for Congress.

A number of lawmakers have ripped off the gloves, coming out for and against it. And that’s leaving a lot of question marks about what might really happen to your agency’s spending.

Molly Hooper of the Hill newspaper has a roundup of what she’s observing related to the budget.


Republicans gearing up for major changes to federal pay and benefits


Tightening budgets renew OMB’s push for IT project oversight

White House doesn’t support sequestration, sees it as forcing function

2013 budget: Agency-by-agency breakdown

Pay raise, increased retirement contributions in President’s FY2013 budget request

DoD budget would quadruple TRICARE fees for higher-earning retirees

Full budget (pdf)

Congress asks: Are federal employees overpaid?