Office of Management and Budget


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Office of Management and Budget

A U.S. federal government office charged with preparing the budget and measuring the effectiveness of government programs. It was established in 1970.

Office of Management and Budget

A White House office (www.whitehouse.gov/omb) charged with assisting the president in preparation of the federal budget and supervising its administration. It also evaluates the effectiveness of agency programs,policies,and procedures.

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