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Assistant Navy Secretary John Young says the rate of building new destroyers would not support more than one shipyard at acceptable costs.
Commission members are supposed to be above politics, and questions regarding conflicts of interest have been raised against two Bush nominees.
Critics say inland ports are neglected in homeland security planning.
Multibillion-dollar border security system has checked only a fraction of foreigners against terrorist and criminal watch lists.
Rep. Christopher Cox, R-Calif., would like funding to be based on risk and vulnerability.
Critics say the law gives the government too much investigatory and surveillance powers.
“Restricted reporting” is intended to encourage victims of sexual violence to come forward.
GAO suggests Pentagon might be overpaying contractors.
Problems at the lab have led the Energy Department to seek bids from contractors interested in running the nuclear research facility.