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House panel authorizes State Department funding

Bill includes $1.5 billion for embassy security and construction overseas.

Bid to reduce funding for base closing initiative fails in House

Amendment allowing Congress to withhold funding until Pentagon officials release all BRAC information survives.

Winners in 2005 base closing round celebrate gains

Maryland stands to add more jobs than any other state, but unlike other potentially large beneficiaries, those gains are mostly civilian and contractor, rather than military, jobs.

More Flexible?

A new, longer window for private sector workers to spend money in Flexible Spending Accounts has not yet been extended to the federal workforce.

House nixes bid to delay BRAC round

Defeats amendment to put off current round of base closures before passing fiscal 2006 defense authorization measure.

GAO, panel find inadequate inspection of foreign cargo

Probes indicate DHS is inspecting less than 1 percent of containers overseas and 17.5 percent of high-risk cargo.