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Posted byon June 24, 2011 at 1:59 PM EST
A new release of White House visitor records brings the grand total of records that this White House has released to nearly 1.4 million records. You can view them all on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon June 23, 2011 at 2:08 PM EST
The White House unveiled plans by 30 different federal agencies to make sure that the regulations they enforce are protecting Americans’ health and well-being without imposing unnecessary or excessive costs. Here are some examples of changes now underway.
Posted byon June 17, 2011 at 2:09 PM EST
Jeff Zients, Deputy Director for Managenment at the OMB, describes some of the ways that federal agencies are cutting down government waste and helping to fight fraud.
Posted byon June 16, 2011 at 1:30 PM EST
Executive Branch Personnel Public Financial Disclosure reports for White House officials are available.
Posted byon June 14, 2011 at 5:18 PM EST
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) makes an unprecedented commitment to efficiency and fiscal discipline in order to best support frontline operations.
Posted byon June 13, 2011 at 6:28 PM EST
Vice President Biden announces that the President has asked him to take on a new role holding the Cabinet accountable for cutting waste in their agencies as part of the Administration’s ongoing effort to make government more accountable to the American people.
Posted byon June 13, 2011 at 5:45 PM EST
Elder abuse is an issue of great importance that must be seriously considered not just on this World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, but every day. The Elder Justice Act, signed into law by President Obama last year, demonstrates the administration’s commitment to caring for our nation's senior citizens.
Posted byon June 13, 2011 at 1:50 PM EST
With almost 2,000 separate websites across the Federal Government, Americans often don't know where to turn for information. Macon Phillips, Director of the Office of Digital Strategy, discusses one of the first steps of the Campaign to Cut Waste which will target duplication and waste among federal websites.
Posted byon June 13, 2011 at 12:44 PM EST
Vice President Joe Biden sends and email to the White House email list announcing the new Campaign to Cut Waste - an effort to root out wasteful spending at every agency and department in the Federal Government.
Posted byon June 13, 2011 at 8:21 AM EST
President Obama and Vice President Biden launch the Campaign to Cut Waste in a video message, which will hunt down and eliminate misspent tax dollars in every agency and department across the federal government.