Latest U.S. Office of Management and Budget News

5 women, immense power: Can they keep US from fiscal brink?

Jan. 27, 2023 11:27 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — They are now among the most powerful women in Congress. But when they were first elected in the 1990s, they were often overlooked, or even talked down to. Rep. Kay Granger, R-Texas, remembers that men would avoid asking her questions, addressing other men in the...

Biden asks for over $37 billion in emergency Ukraine aid

Nov. 15, 2022 15:16 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is asking Congress to provide more than $37 billion in emergency aid to Ukraine, a massive infusion of cash that could help support the nation as Russian forces suffer battlefield losses in their nine-month-old invasion. The administration's...

Biden nominates Daniel Werfel as IRS Commissioner

Nov. 10, 2022 16:02 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Thursday nominated a new commissioner to steer the Internal Revenue Service forward as it gets a massive funding boost. The tax collection agency's current commissioner ends his term this week. Danny Werfel, who leads Boston Consulting...