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Cross-Agency Priority Goals

Cross-Agency Priority (CAP) Goals are a tool used by leadership to accelerate progress on a limited number of Presidential priority areas where implementation requires active collaboration among multiple agencies.

November 21, 2018

Building and Retraining our Federal Workforce for Tomorrow

November is National Career Development Month and there’s no better time to share what the Administration is doing to help reskill and retrain our Federal workforce to better serve the American people for the 21st century.


November 16, 2018

Now Open for Public Comment: Federal Grants Management Draft Data Standards

Federal Grants Management Draft Data Standards Open for Feedback


November 05, 2018

Summit Shows How Shared Federal Services Steward Taxpayer Dollars

2018 Shared Services Summit shows how federal services steward taxpayer dollars.


October 15, 2018

Agency Leaders Gather to Advance Program Management Improvement Initiatives

Agency Leaders Gather to Implement Improvement Initiatives


September 27, 2018

GSA Awards NewPay BPA for Software-as-a-Service for Payroll and Work Schedule and Leave Management

10-year, $2.5 billion BPA provides agencies with technology and services to modernize and improve payroll processing across government


September 26, 2018

Modernizing the Infrastructure Permitting Process

White House announces the appointment of a new Executive Director for the Federal Permitting Improvement Steering Council (Permitting Council).


September 20, 2018

New Updates Showcase Progress on Cross-Agency Priority Goals and Agency Priority Goals

Cross-Agency and Agency Priority Goal teams today released the latest updates on the progress of high-priority federal initiatives.


August 31, 2018

White House Leadership Development Program Announces 2019 Cohort Fellows

Over the past three years, the program has accelerated the development of 44 high-performing civil servants to help build the next cadre of leaders in the executive branch.


August 02, 2018

NASA Debuts Online Toolkit to Promote Commercial Use of Satellite Data

Data, Accountability and Transparency is a key driver of the President's Management Agenda. NASA is advancing this priority through a new online resource that promotes commercial use of remote-sensing data.


July 31, 2018

Category Management Success: GSA City Pair Program Saves More than $2B for Federal Agencies

The GSA City Fair Program will save the government about $2.38 Billion next year and showcases progress of the Category Management CAP goal, which is leveraging common contracts and best practices to drive savings and efficiencies.


July 31, 2018

VA Improves Customer Experience to Veterans with Text Message Appointment Reminders

VA's VEText, a text messaging appointment-reminder system that allows veterans to easily confirm or cancel an appointment, has helped VA reduce no-show medical visits by more than 100,000.


July 29, 2018

Reforms in GSA's CFO Office Refocus 50,000 Employee Hours on Higher-Value Mission Work

GSA's CFO Office is using process automation and other reforms to target over 50,000 annualized hours and shift them to higher-value mission work performed by employees.


July 24, 2018

Advancing Federal Financial Management

Cross-Agency Priority Goals are driving a 21st century approach to federal financial management.


June 26, 2018

Federal Agencies Release 2018 Quarter 2 Updates on Agency Priority Goal and Cross-Agency Priority Goal Progress

Today Federal agencies released their Q2 progress updates on their current Agency Priority Goals (APG) and Cross-Agency Priority (CAP) Goals.


June 18, 2018

Help Wanted: Increase the Effectiveness of your Tax Dollar!

The adoption of the Technology Business Management (TBM) Framework will provide more granularity in IT investments based upon an open-source taxonomy broadly accepted across both private and public sector organizations.


June 01, 2018

Op-Ed: Federal Payroll Modernization Could Advance President's Management Agenda and Cross-Agency Priority Goals

A new op-ed by Beth Angerman explains that the Federal government can cut long-term costs and improve service by modernizing the way it runs payroll.


May 22, 2018

Performance.gov Launches Twitter Account

Follow us @PerformanceGov for Performance.gov for a window into Federal agencies’ efforts to deliver on their mission, service, and stewardship objectives


April 20, 2018

Federal Leaders Gather to Accelerate President’s Management Agenda Initiatives

More than 200 federal C-suite leaders gathered in early April to better understand the President’s Management Agenda (PMA) and how they can individually and collectively move it forward.


March 20, 2018

OMB Launches President’s Management Agenda and Kansas City Listening Tour

Today, the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) kicked off a two-day listening tour to engage federal workers and citizens in discussions about improving government services.