Anne Rung told senators at her confirmation hearing that she hopes to create areas of specialization for acquisition officials.
Senators grill a little-known Commerce Department agency on whether it's a redundant repository for reports and a middleman for agencies seeking to avoid complicated acquisition rules.
The emphasis on pricing can work to squeeze small firms out of the running for contracts, says a senior Hill staffer.
Meet the leaders behind all those audits.
Richard Cohen recently sat down with Gene Dodaro to discuss his experiences in working with the GAO.
The Obama administration’s attempt to turn the page at the Veterans Affairs Department moved to Congress with the confirmation hearing of Procter & Gamble CEO Robert McDonald.
An expert in government management and transformation argues more is required of Congress and agencies alike.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
Lawmakers said the lower funding level “will help prioritize and better target non-cybersecurity IT investments in an era of fiscal constraint.”
Reforming the civil service would be a heavy lift, but members of Congress have little patience for the status quo.
Undersecretary Frank Kendall sees cultural change taking root among the Pentagon's 150,000-strong acquisition workforce.
A report from the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations blasted the Air Force’s “cultural resistance to change.”