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Bush pick for federal procurement chief praised

If confirmed, Paul Denett, a veteran contracting official, would fill a position vacant since September.

Trade official nominated to be next OMB director

Bush urges Senate to move quickly to confirm Rob Portman as a replacement for Joshua Bolten.

Acting FEMA chief backs suggestions for improved disaster response

R. David Paulison says, however, that fixes will take several years.

Unmanned subs would revolutionize warfare, analyst says

Development of advanced unmanned subs would give the Navy the world’s premier maritime fleet, according to the analyst.

Natural resources programs hit hard in push for fiscal austerity

Programs funded by the Interior-EPA spending bill are facing cuts for the second year in a row.

Employees accuse FEMA of racial bias in personnel decisions

NAACP is investigating several claims that blacks were overlooked for promotions and is considering a lawsuit.

TSP board balks at Congress’ push for real estate fund

House subcommittee to mark up bill next week despite board’s request to hold off.

Report: States need better guidance on improper payments

Better information flow would improve payment accuracy in state-administered programs, GAO says.

New top White House aide hints at shakeup

Joshua Bolten, who took over Friday, told staff members planning to resign by the end of the year anyway to leave soon.

Lawmaker widens probe of Cunningham contacts

House Armed Services Committee chairman asks staff to retrieve all relevant documents and communications dating back to 1991.