Roster Change

Joel David Kaplan has been selected as the nominee for deputy director of the Office of Management and Budget. Bush announced July 2 that he intends to nominate Kaplan, who is special assistant to the president in the Office of the Chief of Staff.

Kaplan would replace Nancy Dorn as the lead official for the Bush administration's governmentwide management initiatives.

***

Beverly Ortega Babers has been selected as the Internal Revenue Service's first chief human capital officer, the agency announced July 7.

For more, see "IRS names human capital officer."

***

Rear Adm. Rodney Rempt has been nominated for appointment to the rank of vice admiral, with assignment as superintendent of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md.

Rempt is the president of the Naval War College in Newport, R.I.

Featured

  • Budget
    Stock photo ID: 134176955 By Richard Cavalleri

    House passes stopgap spending bill

    The current appropriations bills are set to expire on Oct. 1; the bill now goes to the Senate where it is expected to pass.

  • Defense
    concept image of radio communication (DARPA)

    What to look for in DOD's coming spectrum strategy

    Interoperability, integration and JADC2 are likely to figure into an updated electromagnetic spectrum strategy expected soon from the Department of Defense.

Stay Connected