Almost 200 amendments remain pending to the defense authorization bill.
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Defense, Army witnesses testify there was no contact over multibillion-dollar Iraqi oil-field contract.
Defense says its process has ‘matured’ since the March 2003 invasion.
The House Appropriations Committee included $9.7 million in the fiscal 2005 homeland security spending bill for the initiative.
Claims being processed at high volumes after initial computer glitch is resolved.
Justice Department moves to prevent whistleblower, Congress and federal court from disclosing information about attacks.
Complaint alleges agencies have failed to adequately respond to Freedom of Information Act requests.
More stringent requirements could be in place by the end of next year.
There are no technological barriers to transferring authority for analyzing intelligence on terrorist threats from CIA to Homeland Security.