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White House threatens veto of House bill with MOX construction funding

...construction of the Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility," according to a statement from the White House Office of Management and Budget.The president reiterated his plans to place the MOX facility on standby in fiscal year 2015 while analyzing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-09/white-house-threatens-veto-ho
House passes energy and water spending bill with MOX funding

...down construction to analyze cheaper alternatives for plutonium disposition.On Wednesday, the White House Office of Management and Budget threatened to veto the House energy and water bill, partially because it includes funding for MOX construction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-11/house-passes-energy-and-wate
Kathleen Sebelius resigning from top HHS post

...November midterm contests.The official said Obama was nominating Sylvia Mathews Burwell, the director of the Office of Management and Budget, to replace Sebelius. The official was not authorized to discuss Sebelius' resignation ahead of the formal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-10/kathleen-sebelius-resigning-
Seat belts on commercial buses still stymied 45 years after recommendations

...Regulations requiring seat belts on new buses were due in September, but are still under review by the White House Office of Management and Budget.Motorcoaches typically cost between $350,000 and $500,000, according to the American Bus Association...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-12/seat-belts-commercial-buses-still-s
Clarified water: Unlikely allies collaborate to make law clearer

...what they want ? a rule. The draft rule to clarify jurisdiction of the Clean Water Act was sent to the Office of Management and Budget for interagency review Sept. 17.As is customary, the government doesn't share drafts of its rules while...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-10-05/clarified-water-
Waste not, want not: There always is room for budget cuts

...army of Murrays ? to Washington, D.C., to ferret out government waste. Supposedly we already have the Office of Management and Budget, and the Government Accountability Office, and something like 73 inspectors general spread across federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/joe-hotchkiss-columns/2013-09-29/waste-not-
Bert Lance, Ga. banker and Carter ally, dies at 82

...their natural leader, and he quickly acquired the same status in Washington as our nation's Director of the Office of Management and Budget."Carter went on to say that Lance's "never failing sense of humor and ability to make thousands of friends...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-08-16/bert-lance-ga-banker-and-car
Rants & Raves

...OBAMA has never prepared a budget and has no intention of ever presenting one to Congress, why do we need the Office of Management and Budget? What do those people do all day? Shouldn't that entire agency be abolished? DID THE REV. LUIS Leon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-02-01/rants-raves
Reduced schedules planned for 2,000 SRS workers

...said.The issue revolves around a missed March 1 deadline to resolve a congressional budget stalemate.The Office of Management and Budget now must sequester $85 billion in fiscal year 2013 spending as mandated by the Budget Control Act, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-03-04/reduced-schedules-planned-200
Congress approves funding to avoid SRS furloughs

A $79 million funding request approved by Congress needs a final OK from the White House's Office of Management and Budget to prevent Savannah River Site furloughs.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-16/congress-approves-funding-avo