Union blames stalled discussions partly on agency using a contractor to represent it.
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An agency is only as good as its ability to communicate.
Most of the department’s computer system infrastructure has been outsourced; costs have fallen 20 percent.
Researchers characterize recommendations as careful, say bid protests and other accountability measures should apply to all purchases.
House plan includes a lot of add-ons for domestic priorities, and incorporates major contracting reform legislation.
Bills reach the floor amidst a series of reports criticizing agency responses to public requests for information.
Agency reports $44.8 billion in annual benefits, mostly from new air quality limits on soot.
Letters to key Homeland Security officials ask for more detail on the budget challenges facing the Federal Protective Service.
Department will institute aspects of the reforms not ruled illegal, including those involving adverse personnel actions.
Senior military officials rate higher than their civilian counterparts on leadership, but don't score as well in management.