Weekly Roundup May 19, 2017

Monday, May 22nd, 2017 - 9:26
Michael J. Keegan   $500M IT modernization bill passes House. The Modernizing Government Technology Act passed the House of Representatives on a voice vote, but the Senate outlook is less certain.

The Business of Government Sequestration Resource Center

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 - 13:32
This Resource Center includes links to official government sources that describe the sequestration and related guidance.  It includes links to relevant IBM Center reports and other resources that would be helpful to agencies in coping and managing with funding reductions. Relevant IBM Center Reports and Resources

How Can Our Nation Better Compete to Win in the Global Economy Today?

Friday, May 25th, 2012 - 14:47
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The traditional approach to increasing national competitiveness has been to increase innovation and government investments in research and development, workforce development, and public infrastructure. Given today’s fiscal realities, the nation must explore alternative policy approaches and ways for government to do its business. These alternatives can enhance national competitiveness in an environment where major new investments will be difficult.

Proposals to Address the Deficit

Monday, October 18th, 2010 - 1:22
Friday, October 15, 2010 - 08:18
CBO’s estimates suggest that the government is running a structural deficit of between $500-700 billion each year.  The International Monetary Fund estimates that the annual structural deficit may even reach $1 trillion by 2015 under current policies.  The scale of this fiscal challenge is historically unprecedented. 

The New Age of Austerity

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010 - 16:56
Wednesday, October 13, 2010 - 16:21
A new website, called “The U.S. Debt Clock” shows the different contributing factors to the rising federal deficit.

Fiscal Summit and America's Fiscal Challenges

Sunday, May 9th, 2010 - 17:13
Thursday, May 6, 2010 - 17:09
Was it a parade of stars or a suicide mission?  Last week I attended a one-day wonk fest on the country’s long term fiscal outlook, the “2010 Fiscal Summit.”  It offered a rainy forecast, with possible thundershowers and occasional tornados.  It was organized by the Peter G.

But will it work?

Monday, March 29th, 2010 - 18:52
The Congress has passed and the President has signed the new health care reform legislation.  But, will it work?

Doing Big Things in Government

Tuesday, December 1st, 2009 - 23:54
The release of a new book, “If We Can Put a Man on the Moon . . . ,” by Bill Eggers and John O’Leary, helped set the stage for the National Academy of Public Administration’s annual meeting that centered on management issues related to health care reform.
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