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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
Posted byon July 13, 2011 at 3:20 PM EDT
The .gov reform effort, part of President Obama's Campaign to Cut Waste, is working to identify websites that can be consolidated or eliminated in order to reduce costs and improve the quality of service to the American public.
The President’s Executive Order on Improving and Streamlining Regulation by Independent Regulatory AgenciesPosted byon July 11, 2011 at 6:28 PM EDT
President Obama issues a new Executive Order asking the independent regulatory agencies, including the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the Federal Trade Commission, the Federal Communications Commission, and the Securities and Exchange Commission, to take new steps to ensure smart, cost-effective regulations, designed to promote economic growth and job creation.
Posted byon July 11, 2011 at 5:32 PM EDT
On Tuesday, July 12th, 2011 at 4:00 PM EDT, join Administration officials for a live chat to discuss ways to improve the online experience with Federal websites.
Posted byon July 7, 2011 at 5:11 PM EDT
The Department of the Interior announces smart changes to IT services that will make IT more cost-effective and customer-friendly while saving taxpayers half a billion dollars over the next decade.