GOP leaders predict strong support for a stopgap spending measure to fund operations in Iraq and Afghanistan.
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A House subcommittee chairman says he has no plans to move a measure exempting Defense agencies from environmental laws this year.
One lawmaker warns, however, that pushing back the schedule could result in a more aggressive round of closures.
House lawmakers demand action to reduce backlog of 188,000 contractor clearance requests at the Pentagon.
House lawmakers question the Homeland Security Department’s deputy secretary on everything from management challenges to a lack of communication.
The Bush administration has a great deal of discretion in spending war funds, and "homeland security" remains ill-defined.
The F/A-22 could face $300 million in cuts to help pay for an increase in troop strength.
Measure includes a series of proposals to restructure intelligence agencies and operations.
Arguing that the Bush administration's Project Bioshield doesn't go far enough, they seek to speed development of drugs that counter biological agents.