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Observers are disappointed that the Obama Administration has not announced a major management reform initiative, like his recent predecessors. However, the President's recently released FY 2011 budget contains a number of management reform initiatives that promise a "Performance Revolution."
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With the issuance of Executive Order 13514 on federal sustainability, the Obama administration has called upon the federal government to lead by example: making its operations more sustainable, responsible, and efficient.