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Posted byon March 27, 2013 at 2:00 PM EST
OMB's Office of E-Government and Information Technology releases new PortfolioStat guidance to continue drive further management improvements, save billions of dollars across the Federal Government, and improve services to Americans through the use of technology.
Posted byon March 22, 2013 at 8:45 AM EST
Vice President Biden recalls his family’s past coming to America and calls on Congress to fix our broken immigration system for a new generation of men and women who dream of a better life in this country.
Posted byon March 21, 2013 at 2:44 PM EST
Ginger Miller shares her own personal story of homelessness and how that impacted her efforts to help other homeless veterans.
Posted byon March 21, 2013 at 10:10 AM EST
Michelle Racicot explains how time in the military shapes her involvement with women veterans.
Posted byon March 19, 2013 at 3:40 PM EST
Santa Barbara City College from California and Walla Walla Community College from Washington, co-winners of the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, are model examples of community colleges that are doing more to grow our middle class, equipping our citizens with the education and training that today’s jobs require.
Posted byon March 15, 2013 at 10:27 AM EST
This week, school leaders, researchers, entrepreneurs, and leading educational thinkers gathered in New York City to share innovative ideas about how technology can improve education. The gathering is being led by the Digital Promise League of Innovative Schools—a national center created by Congress and launched at the White House in 2011 to advance technologies to transform teaching and learning.
Posted byon March 14, 2013 at 11:56 AM EST
The Administration has made it a priority for Federal agencies to dispose of unneeded properties and make more efficient use of the Government’s real estate assets. As the next step in this effort, today, OMB is issuing guidance to direct agencies to implement a “Freeze the Footprint” policy for Federal real estate.
Posted byon March 12, 2013 at 5:21 PM EST
The Administration provided the first-ever quarterly progress update on the government’s 14 Cross-Agency Priority Goals and 103 Agency Priority Goals.
Posted byon March 12, 2013 at 5:00 PM EST
On Monday during Sunshine Week, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the launch of open.ny.gov, a new data transparency website that features valuable information about New York State economic development, recreation, and public services. The announcement is an important contribution to the growing “all hands on deck” effort to make government data accessible as fuel for innovation and economic growth.
Posted byon March 12, 2013 at 1:35 PM EST
To mark Sunshine Week, the White House is highlighting initiative a day which demonstrates the Obama Administration’s continued commitment to open and accessible government -- today we focus on data transparency and the effort to make government data accessible for economic growth.