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Senators urge crackdown on improper payments

Two senators are pushing federal agencies to reduce billions of dollars in improper payments by demanding that agency leaders answer a series of questions about their efforts to improve internal accounting systems.

Passing spending bills may not be as hard as it looks

On Capitol Hill, passing the 13 annual appropriations bills is never easy. But this year, some lawmakers have a simple solution to stalemates: Spend whatever's left of the surplus.