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HHS pledges to handle Medicare drug benefit flap itself

Department chief says legislation requiring the federal government reimburse states that overpaid for the benefit is unnecessary.

Food inspectors’ union rights reaffirmed

In first case of its kind, FLRA lets stand a decision to reinstate union representation stripped for national security reasons.

Multi-agency task force to review Web restrictions abroad

Group will make policy recommendations to Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice in the coming months.

Security agency whistleblowers seek stronger protections

Lawmakers call for new legislation to protect employees and contractors not covered under a 1989 act.

HHS awards contract for radiation countermeasures

Under $21.9 million agreement, company will deliver 450,000 doses of drugs to combat exposure to radiological materials.

Better training needed for emergency purchases, procurement chief says

Interagency contracts and procurement data will receive close scrutiny this year.

Chertoff announces major changes for FEMA

Measures will include hiring as many as 1,500 full-time employees to help in disaster relief.