from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- abbr. Office of Management and Budget
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- Office of Management and Budget (US)
- Ontario Municipal Board (Canada)
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the executive agency that advises the President on the federal budget
Sorry, no etymologies found.
This Directive, to be issued by the Director of the OMB, is to instruct executive departments and agencies to take specific actions implementing the principles set forth in this memorandum.
This means that thousands of costly federal mandates are not included in OMB's tally.
But Jacob Lew's nomination for director of OMB is being blocked by Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu of Louisiana, in protest over the administration's offshore oil-drilling policies.
Actually, OMB is projecting a declining deficit over the next couple of years.
OMB is great at pulling together an annual budget - but it misses the impact that annual budget mentality has on the long term cost & schedule.
CBO Director to Head OMB is the next entry in this blog.
OMB is going to let NASA anywhere close to that program.
The PRA requires agencies to obtain OMB approval for all collections of information.
NASA FY 2009 Information from OMB is the next entry in this blog.
Watch how OMB is now managing the concept of health risk from environmental causes to see this play out for real.