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Some progress reported in intelligence overhaul negotiations

House Republicans float compromise proposal to meld competing House, Senate bills.

Army secretary nominee facing opposition

Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I., is holding up nomination of defense industry executive Francis Harvey to raise questions about the Bush administration's handling of Army troop and equipment needs in Iraq.

Immigration, customs agencies still struggling to coordinate efforts

Field officials tell GAO that communication is improving, but the effort to coordinate efforts among three Homeland Security agencies still faces challenges.

Intel reform conferees meet, but may not finish before election

House Republicans may offer compromises closer to the positions of the White House and Senate.

9/11 panel co-chairman promotes international cooperation, civil rights

Key 9/11 commissioners ask congressional conferees to drop most contentious parts of intelligence reform.

DHS faces new financial management rules

President Bush signs legislation requiring DHS to have Senate-approved CFO and internal control audits.

With money in hand, DHS proceeds with big-ticket programs

In fiscal 2005, Homeland Security plans to spend about $8.6 billion on programs that will cost upwards of $50 million each.