Efforts to stall base closing panel will prevent other initiatives from getting through, says Rep. John Hostettler, a senior member of the House Armed Services Readiness Subcommittee.
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Appropriations Committee halves budget request for Deepwater and seeks detailed account on how plan would be funded over 20 years.
Overseas Basing Commission raises national security concerns a week before announcement of U.S. base closings.
Managers use special benefits, the aura of public service, career grooming and other techniques to hang on to top talent.
Officials urged to include Coast Guard and Secret Service in October 2004 policy.
In wake of Air Force contract scandal, report still finds procedures lacking.
Budget constraints, consolidation and leveling off of homeland security spending could end government spending boom.