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Joe Stuntz, vice president of cybersecurity at One World Identity, and formerly of the White House Office of Management and Budget's Cyber and National Security unit, said utilities just a few years ago saw cyber attacks as a threat on par with a natural disaster. "It was seen as a risk," said Stuntz, stressing ...
Treasury and the White House Office of Management and Budget have been negotiating a new agreement since April 2017, when President Donald Trump issued Executive Order 13,789 directing them to review the existing exemption for tax regulations. OIRA is housed within the OMB. Presidential ...

Among the alcohol rituals of the world is a uniquely American drinking “game” (operative word) called “Icing.” Originally called “Bros Icing Bros,” the ritual, which reads more like hazing, involves hiding a bottle of Smirnoff Ice, and forcing a friend or foe who finds it to take a knee and chug the whole bottle.
If You Work In This Trump White House Office You Might Get Smirnoff Iced. Bro, you just got iced, bro! Posted on March ... in the Trump administration. According to the Washington Post, workers in an "obscure White House office" celebrated their deputy director's 30th birthday earlier this year by icing him.
WASHINGTON – An obscure White House office responsible for recruiting and vetting thousands of political appointees has suffered from inexperience and a shortage of staff, hobbling the Trump administration's efforts to place qualified people in key posts across government, documents and interviews ...
In a startling move that created a litany of speculation, Hope Hicks officially resigned as President Trump's White House communications director this month. Following this, an in-depth profile on Hicks and the cast of characters surrounding her departure was published by New York magazine; it also dove ...

He was also involved with the White House Office of American Innovation, which was led by Jared Kushner — a senior adviser and the president's son-in-law — and tasked with advising Trump “on policies and plans that improve government operations and services, improve the quality of life for Americans ...
Kushner, who leads the White House's Office of American Innovation, wants the Federal government to set the example. For all of America's military sophistication, for example, the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs still struggle to exchange information. “I could not understand why medical ...
The White House's Office of American Innovation was set up to bring “new thinking and real change” to the country's toughest problems. By working with our nation's brightest tech CEOs, Kushner's office is modernizing federal government in order to effectively serve the people. His work at streamlining ...
WASHINGTON -- A 2012 graduate of Skaneateles High School has landed a new job in President Donald Trump's administration, only weeks after he resigned under pressure from a White House office overseeing the federal response to the opioid crisis. Taylor Weyeneth, 24, has started a new job at the ...
In March 2017, President Trump established the White House Office of American Innovation (OAI) to develop policies and plans that improve government services and launch initiatives focused on innovation. Three months later, OSTP and OAI co-hosted the Administration's Technology Week, bringing top ...
The government-wide MyHealthEData initiative will be overseen by the White House Office of American Innovation, which is headed by Kushner. His stewardship of a broad portfolio of domestic and foreign policy duties has recently been called into question due to his inability to obtain a permanent security ...
Fort Worth resident Brooke Rollins is headed to Washington to join a new White House office run by President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner. Rollins, 45, is a former aide to Texas Gov. Rick Perry and a member of Trump's economic advisory committee. Since 2002, she's run the influential think ...
While White House offices closely advising the president are exempt from the disclosure law, those divisions with independent statutory responsibility and ... who will sort the visitor requests based on White House email address and send the data to OMB or the applicable White House office, which will then ...
The Trump administration's FY2019 budget released Monday requests more than $30 billion for drug control efforts, while at the same time proposing a sharp cut to the Office of National Drug Control Policy, which has been leading the fight in the opioid crisis.
Emory A. Rounds III, who once served as ethics counsel to President George W. Bush, would replace Walter Shaub, a critic of the president's continued ties to his business interests. By Scott ThistleStaff Writer. Follow on Facebook · Follow on Twitter · Email Writer · 207-791-6330. Share. facebook · tweet.
WASHINGTON — The Treasury Department has relinquished some of its authority over implementation of the Trump tax cuts, with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin ceding the ability to review regulations to the White House Office of Management and Budget, which is headed by Mick Mulvaney.

Fort Worth resident Brooke Rollins is headed to Washington to join a new White House office run by President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner. Rollins, 45, is a former aide to Texas Gov. Rick Perry and a member of Trump's economic advisory committee. Since 2002, she's run the influential think ...
Fort Worth resident Brooke Rollins is headed to Washington to join a new White House office run by President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner. Rollins, 45, is a former aide to Texas Gov. Rick Perry and a member of Trump's economic advisory committee. Since 2002, she's run the influential think ...
Sanders maintained Tuesday that her statement about an ongoing investigation was accurate because Porter's clearance hadn't received a final sign-off from the White House Office of Personnel Security. “We find those statements to be consistent with one another,” she said. The White House has refused ...
While White House offices closely advising the president are exempt from the disclosure law, those divisions with independent statutory responsibility and ... who will sort the visitor requests based on White House email address and send the data to OMB or the applicable White House office, which will then ...
Sanders maintained Tuesday that her statement about an ongoing investigation was accurate because Porter's clearance hadn't received a final sign-off from the White House Office of Personnel Security. "We find those statements to be consistent with one another," she said. The White House has refused ...
Since 1976, the head of the White House's Office of Science and Technology Policy has been the go-to adviser for questions on engineering, technology, science, and the environment. Barack Obama's appointee, John Holdren, was a theoretical plasma physicist who guided Obama through the Deepwater ...
President Trump is proposing to slash funding for the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) by more than 90 percent. Under the president's 2019 budget proposal released on Monday, ONDCP, commonly referred to as the drug czar's office, would receive just over $29 million in ...
The Trump administration's FY2019 budget released Monday requests more than $30 billion for drug control efforts, while at the same time proposing a sharp cut to the Office of National Drug Control Policy, which has been leading the fight in the opioid crisis.
Emory A. Rounds III, who once served as ethics counsel to President George W. Bush, would replace Walter Shaub, a critic of the president's continued ties to his business interests. By Scott ThistleStaff Writer. Follow on Facebook · Follow on Twitter · Email Writer · 207-791-6330. Share. facebook. tweet.
The Department of Housing and Urban Development declined to comment, and the White House's Office of Management and Budget did not respond to a request for comment. According to the draft legislation, which would require Congress's approval, public housing authorities and private owners could ...
White House officials appear to have interviewed at least three people last spring to lead the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), a key post that remains vacant more than a year into the administration of President Donald Trump. That information comes from the appointments ...
In undertaking these responsibilities, the Counsel regularly interacts with the president, the chief of staff, the vice president's office, the White House Office of Personnel, the press secretary, the White House Office of Legislative Affairs, the Attorney General and others. The Office of Counsel to the President ...
Robert Shea is a former Republican appointee to the U.S. Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking and a principal at Grant Thornton. He previously served as the associate director for administration and government performance at the White House Office of Management and Budget in the George ...
Weyeneth's rapid rise inside the White House office tasked with combating the nation's opioid epidemic, something Trump has personally said he is committed to, raises questions about the office's influence inside the West Wing and ability to coordinate the administration's response to the epidemic.
Director of the White House Office of Budget and Management Mick Mulvaney joins Face the Nation moderator John Dickerson to discuss the effects of the shutdown. JOHN DICKERSON: We turn now to White House budget director Mick Mulvaney to discuss where the administration stands in this impasse.
Trump's White House office said the American president favours such talks “at the appropriate time, under the right circumstances”. Kim Jong-un has continued the country's nuclear weapons programme despite a relentless effort by the US to keep the reclusive nation from achieving nuclear capabilities.
He previously worked in the White House Office of Presidential Advance, which is responsible for preparing sites for visits by the president. LeHardy, a former press assistant in the West Wing, will assist with media outreach for Trump's chosen initiatives. The move to hire the three staffers comes after the ...
Leandra English (L), current acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) meets with Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) (not pictured) in Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., November 27, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria Reuters.
A federal judge has ruled for a second time against Consumer Financial Protection Bureau deputy director Leandra English's request to block White House Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney from taking over her agency. Judge Timothy Kelly denied English's emergency restraining ...
The White House office charged with transcribing all of Donald Trump's public remarks corrected on Wednesday the transcript of the President's freewheeling, hour-long immigration meeting with Republican and Democratic lawmakers a day earlier after omitting a key portion of Trump's remarks. The White ...
Weld will serve as senior policy adviser and assistant director for STEM Education at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and as staff associate in the Directorate for Education and Human Resources at the National Science Foundation. Weld's assignment is effective immediately and ...
17 Government Matters program, Jack Wilmer, senior policy advisor with the White House's Office of Science and Technology Policy, acknowledged because of the deadlines set in the final Report to the President on Federal IT Modernization, "the first of half 2018 is pretty intense" for agencies. The report ...
The latest piece of the trifecta dropped Thursday as the White House's Office of American Innovation detailed its centers of excellence (CoE) initiative to take on the infrastructure and legacy systems challenge. Earlier this week, two other significant pieces fell into place when President Donald Trump signed ...
Manigault Newman, who was escorted off the White House grounds after resigning, had served as an assistant to the president and director of communications for the White House Office of Public Liaison, working on outreach to various constituency groups. It remains unclear who will take over her position, ...
One of Trump's most prominent African-American supporters, Manigault Newman was an assistant to the president and director of communications for the White House Office of Public Liaison, working on outreach to various constituency groups. But the office languished under her watch and Kelly had ...
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders announced on Wednesday that Manigault Newman, one of Trump's most high-profile African-American supporters, would resign her role as the top communications official at the White House Office of Public Liaison and leave on January 20, 2018, one year to ...
She joined the administration as director of communications for the White House Office of Public Liaison, working on public engagement and community outreach, and being a high-profile surrogate for the president. She was paid $179,700 annually. Some media reports, citing anonymous sources, say ...
Omarosa Manigault, the former "Apprentice" star and adviser to President Donald Trump, was dramatically fired from the Trump administration on Tuesday. While the White House announced that Manigault resigned from her position as director of communications for the White House's Office of Public ...
On Thursday, the Senate Homeland Security Committee will consider Margaret Weichert's nomination to be deputy director for management at the White House Office of Management and Budget, a role vital for ensuring tech and cyber policies are implemented across the government. Heather Kuldell and ...
A recent tweet from President Donald Trump is worrying some people about the independence of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. The issue started on Thursday, when Reuters reported that the head of the CFPB was reviewing the penalties for Wells Fargo's alleged lending abuse.
WASHINGTON — President Trump warned on Friday that Wells Fargo could face severe penalties for mistreatment of its customers and dismissed reports that the new leadership at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will go easy on banks. The comments, posted on Twitter, raised new doubts about ...
In 2009, he became the Associate Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs, now known simply as the White House Office of Public Liaison. Penn primarily served as Obama's advisor on young Americans; his role also included outreach to the Asian-American ...
The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, by contrast, has no master. In its 41-year history — it was founded during the Gerald Ford administration — the office established to advise presidents on scientific matters has never gone so long without a leader. From 135 staffers under Obama, ...


 

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