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Definition(s):

  • (n) the executive agency that advises the President on the federal budget

News

  • Feds deny push to move Brunswick Co. back to Wilmington MSA

    BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) -- The federal Office of Management and Budget has denied a request to move Brunswick County back into the Wilmington Metropolitan Statistical Area. Earlier this year OMB designated the county as part of the Myrtle Beach MSA. "OMB's decision makes no practical, economic, or common sense!" Rep. Mike McIntyre (D-7th District) said in a news release. "Anyone who knows ...
    on June 6, 2013     Source: WWAY 3 Wilmington

Quotes

  1. "So no decisions have been made on that front," Stanzel added, "but certainly as you noted in the president's press conference last week, he talked about directing the OMB director, Jim Nussle, to look at ways - or look at avenues by which...
    on Dec 26, 2007 By: Scott Stanzel Source: Forbes

  2. "OMB and CBO have produced estimates of the president's budget that are very close," said OMB Director Rob Portman. "The differences between us primarily results from our different economic assumptions. Even so, CBO shows that, under the...
    on Mar 2, 2007 By: Rob Portman Source: Washington Post

  3. "TSA dropped the ball when they chose to ignore recommendations set forth by OMB to encrypt sensitive information," said Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., the chairman of the Homeland Security Committee. "This is not a technological problem but...
    on Jul 16, 2007 By: Bennie Thompson Source: Guardian Unlimited

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