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Lawmakers weigh intervention in Defense personnel reforms

Congressional action may be needed to help unions and agency officials stop battling over the changes, panel members say.

Report finds little progress processing FOIA requests

Justice Department contests findings, arguing it may take a while before improvements spurred by 2005 executive order are realized.

TSA head says collective bargaining would be costly

Kip Hawley estimates price tag for implementing bargaining rights would be $160 million.

Officials say outsourcing partly to blame for Walter Reed failures

Public-private job competition was based on outdated, pre-9/11 workload estimates, September memorandum warned.

Senators explore federal finances at sparsely attended hearing

Freshman Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., is stunned to learn that agencies regularly fail financial audits without serious consequences.

Lawmakers weigh in on GAO unionization effort

Agency chief assures legislators that he respects the right of certain employees to organize.

CBO says budget won't quite balance by fiscal 2012

Office’s figure is about $70 billion lower than the White House's estimate of a $61 billion surplus at the end of the five-year budget window.

Nuclear security employees to try pay-for-performance

More than 2,000 employees are slated to participate in a demonstration project at the National Nuclear Security Administration.

Lawmaker urges higher pay, bonuses for acquisition workers

Rep. Tom Davis, R-Va., says “all bets are off” regarding the administration’s management agenda in the next two years.

DHS lacks timetable for monitoring visitor departures

Exit tracking component of US VISIT “not ready for prime time yet,” program official says.