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)

Sign up for the online chat with Air Force Deputy CIO Bill Marion II on May 9, at 10 a.m. (EDT).


#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)

Hiring freeze or thaw? What OMB’s memo really says