Management challenges include defining priorities, improving coordination and effectively using resources.
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Base-closing recommendations due Friday will reflect review of overseas troop levels and decision to move operations from leased space to government-owned facilities.
Army will not bring criminal charges against Col. Thomas Pappas for his role in the Abu Ghraib scandal.
Bill is nearly $1 billion above President Bush's budget request.
Proposed legislation would also allow illegal immigrants to apply for work visas.
Appropriations committee withholds more than $700 million, saying DHS ignored congressional requests for information about its programs.
Proposals include establishing a centralized policy shop and creating a new agency for preparedness.
Communities around 425 military installations await news of their fate.
Defense secretary working with OMB to restore funding during fiscal 2007 and fiscal 2008 budget cycles.
Move marks the third year the panel has reduced the department's IT funding.