The Federal Eye: government waste

Posted at 05:01 PM ET, 03/01/2013

Cut wasteful and ineffective programs first, Issa tells agencies

A key House committee chairman says agencies should cut wasteful and duplicative programs before targeting other spending in sequestration.

By Eric Yoder  |  05:01 PM ET, 03/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  government waste, sequester, sequestration

Posted at 03:19 PM ET, 02/19/2013

Some technology wasted on IRS employees, audit finds

Some technology is provided to IRS employees without a documented need and is underused or not used at all, an audit has found.

By Eric Yoder  |  03:19 PM ET, 02/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  air cards, BlackBerrys, government waste, information technology, irs

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 10/25/2012

Revamping government called possible but not easy

There are opportunities to consolidate government programs but the job won't be easy, quick or cheap, according to a newly released study.

By Eric Yoder  |  02:45 PM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  duplicative programs, Government Efficiency, government reorganization, government waste, national academy of public administration