OMB Boasts Clearance Processing Progress
In the May 26th edition of Washington Technology magazine, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) boasts that the average time to process a security clearance has dropped by 46%, from 250 days in 2005 to 136 days in 2008. You believe it?
- Is this for federal employees, contractors, or both?
- Is this for all clearances, or only final Secret clearances?
- What does “process a security clearance” include? Filling out the forms? Investigation and adjudication time?