2016 President’s Budget Request for VA
On February 2, 2015, the White House released the 2016 President’s Budget. The Budget includes $168.8 billion for VA in 2016.
Performance and Accountability Report (PAR)
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) PAR provides results on VA’s progress towards providing America’s Veterans with the best in benefits and health care.
Welcome to the Department of Veterans Affairs’ Office of Budget’ Home Page! The Office of Budget (OB) supports the agency’s mission by managing the strategic and policy decision making processes in the formulation, execution, analysis, justification, and preparation of the Department’s budget as well as performance planning and measurement.
The OB is the focal point in all phases of the budget process. The office serves as coordinator, examiner, mediator, advisor, and advocate. OB makes strategic and policy recommendations to the Secretary, and maintains communications with program officials to ensure budget requests are technically accurate and performance-based. OB also reviews proposed legislation for accurate cost/savings calculations.
OB supports the agency’s mission by: