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Pentagon begins review of law on military's domestic role

Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld says department is examining 1878 Posse Comitatus Act to determine whether revisions are needed.

Report: Air traffic system vulnerable to cyberattacks

GAO says FAA has not met standards for training employees to detect security breaches.

Postal workers' union criticizes reform bill provisions

Long-time supporter of postal overhaul legislation echoes concerns expressed by Postal Service Board of Governors.

Demonstration projects find success in personnel reform

Opponents argue that small-scale experiments are not applicable governmentwide.

Former FEMA director says agency was gutted

Michael Brown initially blames state and local officials for Hurricane Katrina problems, but concedes under questioning that the federal government also failed.

Postal Service projects $1.8 billion budget shortfall

Rate increase will not offset shortage, officials say.

Chertoff warned of problems with separate border security agencies

Inspector general backed merger of Immigration and Customs Enforcement and Customs and Border Protection bureaus, but Homeland Security secretary rejected recommendation.

GAO: Procurement database unreliable despite upgrade

New system is also difficult to use, auditors find.

Officials fear contracting abuses in wake of Hurricane Katrina

Some say flood of funding, lax oversight and quick contracting creates 'perfect storm' for waste.