Results 39021-39030 of 56845

President's budget seeks to rein in discretionary spending

Fiscal 2007 proposal promises continued focus on results and recommends significant cuts to 141 programs.

More R&D spending proposed, earmarks criticized

Overall science funding request is flat, but non-defense R&D nevertheless would be boosted 1.9 percent.

Bush makes new push for Patent Office to keep fees

Agency's proposed budget includes incentives to retain "highly qualified and productive workforce."

Budget cuts may prove difficult in election year

Lawmakers praise effort to slow entitlement growth, warn that stringent cuts in discretionary spending may be hard to swallow.

Defense budget continues to climb

Technology transformation programs fare well, while some poor-performing or low priority items are recommended for reductions.

Security gaps found in EPA contracting system

Inspector general locates 50 vulnerabilities on nine computer servers.

Debate over contractor conflicts of interest heats up

GAO sustains two protests and speaks out on the subject.

A Great Date to Retire

Making the wrong choice about exactly when to retire could cost you thousands of dollars. Here are the best dates for 2006.