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Coast Guard modernization program could move faster, contractor says

Acceleration of the 25-year Deepwater project depends on funding, executive notes.

January 11, 2006 Leave a comment

Report finds government whistleblowers lack adequate protections

Presidential and executive branch power has also become a dominating issue in Samuel Alito’s bid for the Supreme Court.

January 10, 2006 Leave a comment

Agencies tackle massive Gulf Coast waste removal challenge

EPA, Army Corps and contractors involved in effort to safely dispose of at least 90 million cubic yards of rubble.

January 9, 2006 Leave a comment

Hurricane reconstruction strategist seeks local input

Former Texas banker charged with coordinating long-term plans to rebuild says he will avoid wielding a heavy federal hand.

January 9, 2006 Leave a comment

Appointment dampens hopes for merger of DHS bureaus

With top Immigration and Customs Enforcement position filled, opportune time for merger has passed, observers say.

January 9, 2006 Leave a comment

Senate Dems to question Alito on executive branch power

Sen. Edward Kennedy, D-Mass., calls judge's support for executive branch throughout his career "genuinely troubling."

January 9, 2006 Leave a comment

ICE cited for improper award of small business set-aside contract

Use of a large subcontractor made company ineligible for detention officer and transportation services work, GAO says.

January 6, 2006 Leave a comment

Federal agents ready for new air marshal director

Law enforcement officers say the departure of Thomas Quinn creates a window to improve morale and enact reforms.

January 6, 2006 Leave a comment

Agencies discover paybanding pitfalls

Expense and lack of upward mobility are among the roadblocks encountered.

January 6, 2006 Leave a comment

Foreign Service Institute to join online training program

Overseas orientation and language courses will be among those available to the foreign affairs community.

January 5, 2006 Leave a comment