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Arrests resulting from DHS investigations on the rise

Number of complaints received by the inspector general’s office has decreased significantly, however.

Mailers decry inaction on postal overhaul measure

Pending legislation would alter rate-setting procedures, but prospects for passage in the waning days of the lame-duck session are slim.

Key Democrat criticizes Republicans for stalling on spending bills

Punting appropriations bills into next year could have repercussions even for action on President Bush’s fiscal 2008 budget.

House Dems push EPA to postpone library closures

Plan to change how services are delivered requires time for scrutiny and public comment, congressional staffer says.

GSA weighs placing policy office under congressional affairs

Employees told that the move would not substantially change the policy operation.

Investigators probe DHS manager's scheme to fake immigration papers

Immigration official admits to taking bribes from Asian immigrants seeking citizenship, agrees to participate in ongoing investigation.

Congressional staff members gather tips on oversight

Groups are offering advice to help legislators make good on promises for more aggressive reviews of executive branch activities.

Kerry pledges to overhaul SBA in chairman's role

Senator says other priorities include improving federal contracting opportunities for veterans, women and minorities.

Senator accuses FDA nominee of withholding information

Candidate to lead the agency failed to cooperate with an investigation of the antibiotic Ketek, Sen. Charles Grassley says.

Hurricane season closes without major incident

FEMA director pledges continuing improvements; agency on the brink of filling all of its regional director positions.