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Dems remove Iran language from bill to boost war funding

House plan includes a lot of add-ons for domestic priorities, and incorporates major contracting reform legislation.

House to vote on FOIA overhaul legislation

Bills reach the floor amidst a series of reports criticizing agency responses to public requests for information.

OMB: Benefits of 2006 regulations outweigh costs

Agency reports $44.8 billion in annual benefits, mostly from new air quality limits on soot.

Lawmaker probes contract oversight at DHS agency

Letters to key Homeland Security officials ask for more detail on the budget challenges facing the Federal Protective Service.

DHS to move ahead with parts of personnel overhaul

Department will institute aspects of the reforms not ruled illegal, including those involving adverse personnel actions.

Study highlights differences between military, civilian leaders

Senior military officials rate higher than their civilian counterparts on leadership, but don't score as well in management.

OMB official: Large agencies better suited as Internet hosts

Move to new GSA telecom service contract will give agencies a chance to review how they manage their networks.

Earmarks data now set to go online in phases

Initial installment will include aggregate data on the number and cost of earmarks down to the agency and account level.

Bill to boost war spending has something for everyone

Democrats add $21 billion to Bush's $103 billion request; Republicans say they will only support a “clean” bill focusing on troop support.

House panel approves open government measures

One bill aims to strengthen FOIA, in part by pressuring agencies to meet a 20-day deadline for responding to information requests.