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Air Force acquisition chief won support of ex-colleagues before sentencing

In letters to court, high-ranking federal officials praised Darleen Druyun for innovative management under deals she now admits favored Boeing.

Agencies expand smart-card programs

Millions of the credit card-sized devices will be distributed in the next few years.

Turf-conscious senators resist expansion of Governmental Affairs

Powerful committee chairman defeat attempts to transfer some of their oversight and appropriations duties to retooled panel.

Appropriations panels rap USDA management

House, Senate committees limit spending inititatives, criticize department's budget submission.

MSPB judge upholds firing of Park Police chief

Lawyers for Teresa Chambers vow to appeal decision, saying her First Amendment rigths were violated.

Judge criticizes Justice Department leaks in anthrax investigation

Accuses leakers of "undermining what this country is supposed to be about."

Union says prison cutbacks could put Martha Stewart at risk

American Federation of Government Employees says domestic diva’s incarceration shines unfavorable light on staff cutbacks at federal prisons.

Homeland Security spending bill bogged down by disputes

Debate on a variety of unrelated issues, from hurricane relief to highway spending, holds up passage of appropriations measure.

Conferees authorize increase in troops for Army, Marines

Defense authorization bill also includes 3.5 percent pay raise for military service personnel.