Michael Jackson's nomination now moves to the Senate floor.
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Current and former officials tell Congress of lack of clear mission, poor coordination, inept management and infighting.
House panel to hold hearing on merging the bureaus of Immigration and Customs Enforcement and Customs and Border Protection.
Committee could approve Michael Jackson’s nomination this week.
Budget may not sustain both Joint Strike Fighter and F/A-22.
Defense Department will make its recommendations for closures and realignments in mid-May.
Merit Systems Protection Board officials say provisions in the new Homeland Security personnel system require the agency to start giving priority to its cases.
The $4.5 billion Foreign Affairs Authorization Act provides $1.5 billion for embassy security, construction and maintenance.