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Debate on defense spending measure gridlocked

Sen. John Warner, R-Va., tries to attach stalled defense authorization measure as amendment to appropriations bill.

Computer systems at FEMA were lacking in 2004, says IG

Weeks before Hurricane Katrina made landfall, agency officials were warned that IT disaster response and preparedness systems were deficient.

Proposed spending cuts need Bush's backing to survive

Plan to offset costs of Katrina recovery includes cuts in defense and homeland security spending.

Lawmakers seek investigation of alleged TSA labor abuses

Agency cites programs to resolve complaints, reduce injury rates.

Homeland conferees grant first responders funding boost

Increase is smaller than expected in the wake of Katrina.

Panel debates EPA role in saying when storm areas are safe

Witnesses disagree over whether it's the federal government's job to determine when ravaged regions should be reopened to residents.

Army Corps defends contract for portable classrooms

Senior Democrat says taxpayers are being overcharged, calls for investigation.

White House threatens veto of Senate defense spending bill

President Bush may not sign legislation if it falls short of Pentagon's request.

Compromise cuts spending for airline screening system

Bill would provide $56.7 million for Secure Flight in fiscal 2006.

Senators skeptical on future of Defense Travel System

Panelists recommend scrapping Pentagon’s $474 million online reservation system.