Danny Werfel

Acting IRS Commissioner Danny Werfel takes his seat prior to a hearing before the House Ways and Means Committee on June 27, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Biden to nominate Danny Werfel as IRS commissioner

Werfel will have $80 billion — including $4.8 billion for modernizing business systems and cybersecurity monitoring — at his disposal via the Inflation Reduction Act.
Service members are greeted by locked doors at the Harriotte B. Smith library aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune due to a government shutdown, Oct. 1., 2013. (Photo By: Gunnery Sgt. Ryan E. O’Hare)

Gov Actually Episode 29: An Idea to Prevent Future Government Shutdowns

Gov Actually co-host Danny Werfel has an idea — one that he thinks could prevent future political budget debates from holding federal appropriations hostage.
More details Mulvaney speaking at the 2012 Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, D.C. (Gage Skidmore)

Gov Actually Episode 8: Trump’s OMB

Gov Actually is back this week with a new episode featuring Robert Shea, a former Office of Management and Budget associate director for administration and government performance…
Deputy Secretary of State Heather Higginbottom announces additional steps the United States is taking to help Syrian refugees in 2016. (State Department Flickr)

Gov Actually Episode 7: The dissent channel

This episode of Gov Actually features guest Heather Higginbottom, who served as Secretary of State John Kerry's deputy for management and resources until the end of the…

VanRoekel to lead OMB’s management team

U.S. CIO Steven VanRoekel (File photo: David Stegon/FedScoop) U.S. Chief Information Officer Steven VanRoekel has been asked by Office of Management and Budget Director Sylvia Burwell to…

OMB provides further sequestration guidance

The Office of Management and Budget issued further guidance to federal departments and agencies on Thursday on implementing sequestration cuts. In a memo written by federal controller…