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Pentagon inspector general interviewing ex-acquisitions chief

Sen. John Warner, R-Va., contacted former Pentagon acquisition chief Edward (Pete) Aldridge and urged him to talk to the IG.

Coast Guard pleads to retain funds for upgrading fleet

Rep. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, said new plan "doesn't reflect reality."

GAO sides with contractors on three decisions

Watchdog agency determines NASA, Navy and the Drug Enforcement Administration awarded contracts improperly.

GAO: Contractors owe $3 billion in taxes

Watchdog agency says 33,000 civilian contractors failed to pay; some committed felonies by not forwarding payroll taxes.

Businessman, officials spar over withdrawn contract

Probe of failed border surveillance contract could lead to administrative or criminal charges.

Advocates for blind fight reorganization of Education agency

The Bush administration says it just wants to streamline Rehabilitation Services Administration, but the blind say the effort is designed to diminish a program built specifically to help them.

White House redactions on tanker lease deal report raise ire

Leaders on Senate Armed Services Committee say administration withheld too much information from e-mails and other documents.

Pentagon procurement chief urges better ethics system

Air Force could have benefited from letting worries about tanker deal surface, chief says.

House chairman: Contracts should focus on taxpayer value

Rep. Tom Davis, R-Va., says agencies should put more emphasis on the bottom line than on societal goals.

NASA cancels $10 million culture change contract

Effort to improve discussions of potential safety problems at the agency will continue.