Some receive lower appropriations than sought by industry.
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Rebuffing White House for second straight year, House, Senate back military-civilian pay parity.
Lack of investment has caused delays and deterioration of rail system.
Move could frustrate Boeing's bid to provide KC-767 tankers to the Air Force.
Senate conferees say it is now up to President Bush and House GOP leaders to push for an agreement.
Incoming Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., had held up 172 Bush nominees in an effort to get his top science adviser a seat on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.