Shift to pay-for-performance in senior ranks spurs curiosity at lower levels, say panelists at Excellence in Government conference.
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House lawmakers stripped similar language from its version of the bill.
State officials strike first blow against BRAC recommendations.
House and Senate committee chairmen have been fighting to retain jurisdiction ever since the debate over the department's creation in 2002.
White House issues warning shot to opponents of base closures.
A coalition of senators may mount one last campaign to stop the BRAC process.
Bill would boost vehicle armor funding by $445 million.
Reorganizing intelligence agencies and beefing up their budgets not enough, critics say.
Assistant secretary nominee served with WMD panel and in NSA position.
Lawmakers questioned whether the Defense Department has the authority to alter the state-run units targeted in the latest BRAC round.