Read all posts tagged Fiscal Responsibility
Posted byon September 14, 2010 at 10:10 AM EST
The country faces extraordinary challenges -- from growing our economy to transforming our energy supply, improving our children’s education, safeguarding our Nation, and restoring its fiscal health. There is a distinct role for government in addressing these challenges, but it will only be possible with a government that runs effectively and efficiently. That’s the central goal of our Accountable Government Initiative -- to cut waste and make government work better and faster.
Posted byon September 10, 2010 at 9:33 PM EST
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer discusses the latest agenda item from House Republicans.
Posted byon September 10, 2010 at 11:58 AM EST
Accountable, effective government took another significant step forward recently. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cut the ribbon on its FDA-TRACK management system, advancing the President’s Accountable Government Initiative and Open Government Initiative.
Posted byon September 9, 2010 at 11:00 PM EST
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that’s happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. This week, walk step-by-step with the President as he celebrates Labor Day in Milwaukee, welcomes the Secretary-General of NATO, outlines plans to grow the economy in Cleveland and much more.
Posted byon August 10, 2010 at 8:30 AM EST
Commerce Secretary Gary Locke explains how the Census became a model of fiscal responsibility.
Posted byon July 30, 2010 at 2:59 PM EST
The opening phase of the second SAVE Award, where Federal employees develop ideas to save taxpayer dollars at their agencies, comes to a close.
Reforming Wall Street, Stopping Improper Payments, and Bringing Relief to Our Friends and Neighbors Looking for WorkPosted byon July 23, 2010 at 12:55 PM EST
President Obama signs three bills into law that will help our economy get back on track and eliminate wasteful and fraudulent improper payments by the federal government.
Posted byon July 22, 2010 at 11:00 PM EST
Thanks for checking out the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. This week, walk step by step with the President as he speaks up for unemployed Americans, congratulates this year's WNBA champs, talks with astronaut John Glenn about space exploration, meets with British Prime Minister Cameron, signs the historic Wall Street Reform bill into law and much more.
Posted byon July 22, 2010 at 1:39 PM EST
At a signing ceremony in the State Dining Room, President Obama signed the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Act - a law designed to cut $50 billion in improper payments by 2012.
Posted byon July 15, 2010 at 11:00 PM EST
Thanks for checking out the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. This week, walk step by step with the President as he speaks about the economy in Las Vegas, celebrates 100 years of the Boy Scouts of America, meets with President Fernandez of the Dominican Republic and much more.