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"Blue slip" maneuver could kill the entire fiscal 2005 Homeland Security appropriations measure.
Spokesman says supervisor “mistakenly told employees” they had to clear volunteer political activities on their own time with higher-ups.
Measure would raise profile of Homeland Security Department's cybersecurity director to increase focus on protecting against cyberattack.
Agency officials say disclosure of budget information might jeopardize U.S. intelligence sources and methods.
The effort to transform the Army at a time when it is leading operations in Iraq and Afghanistan has resulted in one of the most unsettling periods in the service's long history.
House, Senate are taking different approaches, but major reorganization is likely either before or shortly after the election.
The Government Accountability Office calls on the Pentagon to improve its planning for mobilizing and managing reserve forces.
New legislation would require more cooperation and planning between the Homeland Security and Transportation departments to protect transit systems.
The order comes amid a flurry of disputes over the Air Force's tanker replacement plan.