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Labor secretary grilled over 2008 budget

Appropriator also takes department to task for awarding too many non-competitive contracts.

GAO settles pay dispute with 12 of 308 senior analysts

Counsel finds data and calculations used to conduct the employees' performance evaluations were flawed.

Agencies report rise in student loan repayments

Budget limitations and tax liabilities remain obstacles to offering the benefit.

Watchdog: Projects in Iraq at risk for fraud, waste and abuse

Ongoing contract management problems and lack of contractor head count contribute to problems.

Panel backs stronger oversight of Coast Guard fleet upgrade

Bill would effectively end contractor self-certification, which limited the agency's direct control over quality and standards.

OMB requires new acquisition certification for managers

Under three-tier system, program and project managers will get training and certification for procurement-related work.

Fourth Quarter Blues

As this term winds down, career employees must stay in the game.

Science agencies' media policy draws fire

Policy prevents scientists at two agencies from making personal statements in interviews on federal property or during work hours.

Bill would keep Defense labs out of new personnel system

Pay-for-performance demonstration projects are working, so there’s no need to move employees to the National Security Personnel System, sponsor says.

Lawmakers hear flurry of reasons for failure in Iraqi police training

Lack of training in civil subjects, stresses on staffing and poor contract oversight blamed for setbacks.