Critics worry about program management and whether it will draw screeners and resources away from fundamental security mission.
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Administration official says biometrics programs are a mainstay of homeland security efforts.
Air Force official allegedly made promises in exchange for OMB support of a controversial proposal to lease 100 Boeing tankers.
In the wake of an Air Force Academy report, the congressionally mandated task force will make recommendations in a year.
Disjointed intelligence community leaves country at risk, according to Sen. Joseph Lieberman, D-Conn.
But Democratic, Republican senators seek to rein in some of the law’s provisions.
Governmental Affairs Committee also rejects move to give proposed director personnel authority over all intelligence agencies.