FY 2011 Budget


FY 2011 Budget

Falling Behind on Appointments

Thursday, September 24th, 2009 - 19:31
According to the Washington Post’s Al Kamen, “President Obama's personnel operation, which got off to a record-breaking start early this year in filling top administration jobs, has stalled a bit in recent months. In fact, it's well behind the pace set by the Bush administration in 2001 for the top 500 or so administration jobs -- and time is quickly running out to close the gap.”

ISO Good Ideas: Ask Employees Part II

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009 - 19:54
Sixteen years ago in the heyday of reinventing government, if the White House wanted good ideas, it had to go look for them.  The reinvention team had a team of 250 career civil servants and a network of teams in each agency that did the looking.

Transition 2008-2009 Blog Index

Tuesday, September 1st, 2009 - 9:41
This is the final entry to the IBM Center’s Presidential Transition 2008-2009 blog.  Following is an index of highlights from the 275 entries over the past two and a half years we’ve been writing.