Weekly Roundup January 29, 2016

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The IBM Center's Weekly Roundup highlights articles and insights that we found interesting for the week ending January 29.

On the Radio Hour

Seth Diamond
Commissioner
New York City Department of Homeless Services

In the magazine

Reform of the Federal IT Budget - Increasing Strategy, Decreasing Complexity
The federal budget process is an exercise in time travel. At any given moment, agency budget and program managers may live in as many as three years at the...

On the blog

Idea to retire: A federal budget process that inhibits IT innovation
Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 16:06
For government to leverage private sector innovations, agencies need flexibility to experiment with and adopt new...
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"We’re going to have almost 80 million baby boomers retiring in the next two decades.”
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"FASAB’s mission is to promulgate federal accounting standards after considering the financial and budgetary information needs of citizens, oversight groups, executive agencies, and other users of financial statements.”
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"Fannie and Freddie are the backbone of the mortgage market in this country. Unfortunately, when they were created, the law allowed them to have very thin capitalization. They could be leveraged up to 100 to 1, if you will—unbelievable leverage.”
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Judy Tillman
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As the administration and Congress take actions to address the immediate financial crisis, determining how to place the government's response on a stronger organizational footing is a key step to reducing the likelihood that the nation will experience...
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James Lockhart
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"Presidential Executive Order 13450, Improving Government Program Performance is basically codifying the importance of performance, evaluating performance, demonstrating performance, and using it as part of your planning process."
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