Administration officials still claim some success
Debra Roth hosts a roundtable discussion of the “hot” federal workforce topics in 2014, and what will be the big issues in 2015. December 19, 2014
Our hunger for more guidance from the Trump administration stems from what we’re used to from the last 24 years of administrations.
President Donald Trump offered a first look at his upcoming management agenda in the 2018 budget blueprint. The agenda will focus on eliminating agency reporting requirements on IT, acquisition, human capital and real property and letting “managers manage.” It also suggests the budget and reorganization executive order initiatives will drive future agency workforce cuts.
The Office of Management and Budget is expected to release a new memo later this week, which will describe an initial review of existing requirements and reporting burdens that the administration believes agencies can scale back.
Margaret Weichert, the president’s nominee to the deputy director for management at the Office of Management and Budget, easily earned approval from members of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee during Thursday’s nomination hearing.