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Posted byon August 8, 2011 at 4:08 PM EDT
The Open Government Initiative asks for feedback on two key challenges -- improving public services and increasing public integrity.
Posted byon August 4, 2011 at 11:09 AM EDT
The President’s announcement that Steven VanRoekel will be our nation’s next CIO comes at an important moment for our nation. As OMB works closely with the President and Vice President on the Campaign to Cut Waste, information technology (IT) is at the center of our efforts to save money, eliminate waste, and do more with less.
Posted byon August 2, 2011 at 10:01 AM EDT
Aneesh Chopra, Chief Technology Officer of the United States, highlights the stories of open innovators tapping into government data, allowing entrepreneurs to develop applications and create jobs to grow the economy.
Posted byon July 29, 2011 at 6:39 PM EDT
A new release of White House visitor records brings the grand total of records that this White House has released to over 1.5 million records.
Posted byon July 28, 2011 at 1:16 PM EDT
OMB Deputy Director for Management Jeff Zients announces the launch of the Government Accountability and Transparency Board, an initiative to help make government spending more efficient and more effective by increasing transparency and accountability.
Posted byon July 21, 2011 at 3:16 PM EDT
As part of the commitment to crack down on waste and ensure that every tax dollar is spent wisely, the Obama Administration is strengthening accountability by both reducing and improving the use of contracts.
Posted byon July 20, 2011 at 11:37 AM EDT
As part of the President’s Campaign to Cut Waste, we will shut down 178 data centers in 2012, bringing us to a total of 373 data centers that will be closed by the end of next year.
Posted byon July 14, 2011 at 2:17 PM EDT
The White House launches the third annual SAVE Award (Securing Americans Value and Efficiency) – a contest for federal employees to submit ideas about how to cut waste, save taxpayer dollars, and make government more effective and efficient.
Posted byon July 14, 2011 at 12:08 PM EDT
Vice President Biden sends an email to federal employees announcing the launch of the 2011 SAVE Award and publishes an op-ed about about delivering the American taxpayers an accountable government.
Posted byon July 13, 2011 at 3:44 PM EDT
Watch Administration officials answered your questions from Facebook, Twitter and WhiteHouse.gov on ways to improve the online experience with Federal websites