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Long-awaited women’s contracting program may launch soon

Implementation has been slow because SBA wants to make sure guidelines are legally sound, agency official says.

GSA sees exodus of top officials

Departures of Senior Executive Service members higher than normal in first few months of 2007.

DHS still faces hurdles tracking visitor exits by land

Agency still years away from being fully able to verify departures, panelists tell lawmakers.

Pentagon adds 35,000 employees to new personnel system

Latest installment will bring the total number of civilians working under the performance-based pay system to 113,000.

OMB sets security standards for Windows computers

Requirements are intended to reduce vulnerabilities and save time and money, but observers caution they aren’t a cure-all.

Senate bill would transfer agriculture inspectors out of DHS

Measure proposed in part to address concerns about a lack of resources for checks to adequately protect against foreign pests.

Officials describe risks in Army transformation program

Acquisition official says contracting strategy is “experimental;” GAO cites technology issues.

Ex-Bush aide defends changes to global warming reports

Official tells lawmakers he simply suggested alterations, not final edits.

House leader wants attorney general out

White House continues to back Alberto Gonzales.

Agency tries to get word out against political e-mails

Recent cases could help educate federal employees on activities prohibited under the Hatch Act.