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Oversight of NASA"s infrastructure downsizing efforts

Hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security, International Affairs, and Criminal Justice ... Congress, second session, September 11, 1996
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Get this from a library. Oversight of NASA's infrastructure downsizing efforts: hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security, International Affairs, and Criminal Justice of the Committee on Government Reform and Oversight, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourth Congress, second session, Septem [United States.

NASA Office of Inspector General The Honorable Paul K. Martin, Inspector General E Street SW, Suite 8U71 Washington, D.C.

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Hotline Number: () Oversight of the National Aeronautics Oversight of NASAs infrastructure downsizing efforts book Space Administration new rocket, capsule, and related launch infrastructure to enable crewed missions to an asteroid, the Moon, or Mars – expensive and technically complex undertakings in an increasingly austere efforts to reduce unneeded infrastructure.

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Oversight of. The other day, the Wall Street Journal looked at the Trump administration’s efforts to reduce the costs of building infrastructure: The administration is hoping to roll back regulations in place for decades to reduce the period between project approval and construction, limiting environmental reviews and litigation in favor of getting big things built.

The trouble with downsizing s what is assumed with it; that smaller government is better than bigger government. For it is one thing to eliminate parts of a business or government because of need or the inability to produce, it is another to assume that the net effect of cutting and adding to the government will be negative and thus a smaller gov’t.

Greater reliance on user fees, federal loans rather than grants, and corporatization are three keys to the Trump administration’s infrastructure initiative released as a part of its budget.

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The plan will “seek long-term reforms on how infrastructure projects are regulated, funded, delivered, and maintained,” says the six-page document. assessed NASA’s efforts to reduce its unneeded infrastructure and facilities. NASA’s Aging Infrastructure NASA is the ninth largest Federal Government property holder, controlling approximately 4, buildings and structures with an estimated replacement value of more than $30 billion.

More. Executive Summary. When the history of the United States during the final 20 years of the 20th century is reviewed, one issuethat will be seen as defining the American workforce for the period is downsizing and the loss of the perceived "social contract" of lifelong employment in the.

New report slams NASA's oversight office. Space 12 January By Paul Marks. NASA’s financial oversight office is a toothless organisation that.

Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO discussed its downsizing efforts, focusing on: (1) its strategic planning process for restructuring its workforce; (2) the development and implementation of its new reductions in force (RIF) rules; and (3) the difference between its RIF rules and appeal rights versus those for executive branch agencies.

will be the year when the space agency and private companies must find a way to work together to get astronauts safely into orbit. For boosters Author: Joe Pappalardo. Pages in category "NASA oversight" The following 34 pages are in this category, out of 34 total.

This list may not reflect recent changes (). Criticism of our space program is overdue. In the last eight fiscal years the United States has spent more than $30 billion on it-not $20 billion in 10 years, as President Johnson maintains.

Consensus Study Report: Consensus Study Reports published by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine document the evidence-based consensus on the study’s statement of task by an authoring committee of s typically include findings, conclusions, and recommendations based on information gathered by the committee and the committee’s deliberations.

National security space leadership responsibilities are fragmented across approximately 60 stakeholder organizations within the Department of Defense (DOD), the Executive Office of the President, the Intelligence Community, and civilian agencies.

Officials and experts generally said that no one seems to be in charge of space acquisitions. The September 20 hearing in the House Science, Space, and Technology’s Space Subcommittee provided Members with an opportunity to review the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) efforts to manage its facilities and infrastructure.

2 Findings, Conclusions, and Recommendations. THE NASA STRATEGIC PLAN AND STRATEGIC DIRECTION. The Committee on NASA’s Strategic Direction was tasked to assess whether NASA’s strategic direction, as defined by the NASA Strategic Plan (NASA, ; described in Chapter 1), remains viable and whether the agency’s activities and organization efficiently and effectively support.

Th is book is intended for federal and state employ ees, uniformed service members, and government contractors who are responsible for preparing and executing their agency’s budget.

It explains bud-get basics, concepts and methodologies, and introduces strategies to respond to budget reductions in a downsizing environment.

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As Democrats take charge of the U.S. Congress for the first time in more than a decade, NASA and its reinvigorated space exploration agenda will face new challenges.

An Empirical Test of Stakeholder Influence Strategies Model: Evidence from Business Downsizing in Taiwan Philip C.F. Tsai C. Rosa Yeh Shu-Ling Wu Ing-Chung Huang Institute of Human Resource Management National Sun Yat-sen University Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC (Accepted by International Journal of Human Resource Management, November ).

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House Committee on Science and Technology Chairman Reacts to GAO Report on NASA’s Planned Ares I Crew Launch Vehicle. Press Release From: House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. The ACES contract is one of several efforts meant to consolidate NASA’s IT acquisitions, collectively known as NASA’s IT Infrastructure Integration Program (I3P).

The OIG report has found that NASA lacked the institutional controls necessary to manage an enterprise IT initiative and calls in to question many of the other I3P contracts as : Tomas O'keefe.

Congress Criticizes NASA Budget Request. By Brian Berger 16 February Shares. WASHINGTON -The House Science Committee's Republican chairman andsenior Democrat told. Paradoxically, efforts to cut cost – either by arbitrarily limiting top line budgets or maintaining flat funding under continuing resolutions – actually increase overall program costs by stretching out the engineering development cycle.

For programs as technically complex. WBFO FM - Your Source for NPR and Local News and Information, Jazz, Blues and Local Music in the Buffalo-Niagara region. “We were not given much time to prepare this report, but we delivered it on time,” Davis said. The report is highly critical of the current acquisition system for space systems.

Pentagon chief Chuck Hagel is recommending shrinking the Army to its smallest size in decades in an effort to balance defense needs with budget realities, according to defense officials.

• The Department of Commerce increased contract spending on modernization efforts at the National Weather Service. • The Department of Energy increased contracts as a result of policy decisions to expand its hazardous waste cleanup efforts.

• The Department of Justice contracting increase is proportional with its general budget increase. The House Appropriations Committee released its version of the final FY “omnibus” appropriations bill this evening. It provides $ billion for NASA, an increase of.

Oversight of NASA - Statement of Paul K. Martin NASA Inspector General. Status Report From: NASA Office of Inspector General Posted: Wednesday, Ma. The organizational chart of Nasa Office of Strategic Infrastructure displays its 7 main executives including Calvin Williams and Scott Robinson × We use cookies to provide a better service.

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