According to the proposed FY 2019 U.S. government budget, the proposed merger between OFCCP and EEOC is officially dead. The FY 2019 Budget proposes the following:
- Improving organization efficiency and effectiveness by modernizing the agency’s operational model
- Aligning staff workload with where financial contractors are located
- Establishing Skilled Regional Centers
- Focusing on the financial industry
The proposed budget listed for OFCCP is $91,100,000, with an estimated 450 full-time employees. This is a 12.5% budget reduction for OFCCP from the prior fiscal year.
Stay tuned for additional information from DCI.
By Joanna Colosimo, Director of EEO Compliance at DCI Consulting Group