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Opponents argue that small-scale experiments are not applicable governmentwide.
Rate increase will not offset shortage, officials say.
Last week, Senate amended Agriculture appropriations bill to restrict USDA's authority to close county offices.
Special inspector general overseeing reconstruction efforts in Iraq also would audit billions in funding for hurricane relief.
FEMA is still spending about $300 million per day, and funneling billions of dollars to other agencies.
Vice Adm. Thad Allen seeks to cut red tape, reassure local officials.
Report finds that while audits are solid, their underlying accounting systems are insufficient.