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Continued pressure from Isakson moves shipping channel deepening project in Savannah forward

...general in the Corps to inquire about the snag in the $706 million project. Isakson said the White House Office of Management and Budget was the hold up, not the Corps."I have become an expert at prodding OMB," he quipped.That's because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-26/continued-pressure-isaks
The real tax problem

...tax scam" in the world. Lew sold the investments at a loss only after being confirmed as director of the Office of Management and Budget.Obama apparently overlooked the matter when he named Lew, his one-time chief of staff, secretary of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-03/real-tax-problem
Jim Brady dies: Reagan aide, gun control advocate

...assistant to the secretary of Housing and Urban Development, as special assistant to the director of the Office of Management and Budget, and as an assistant to the defense secretary.He was divorced from the former Sue Beh when, in 1973...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-04/jim-brady-dies-reagan-ai
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
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-
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
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-
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