Multiple Award Schedule Express Program seeks to cut time it takes companies to get on lists of approved contractors.
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Most respondents to governmentwide survey said they like their jobs and think their work is important; results are largely unchanged from two years ago.
Details on more than $15 billion in annual travel-related spending will be used to report on trends.
Illinois member will lead the panel focusing on the federal workforce and New York representative will head management and procurement panel.
Agency officials expect to make an award to one company sometime this spring.
Administration agrees not to implement proposal; renominates controversial pick to head regulatory office.
Package aims to help the government recoup lost royalties on leases written by Interior Department officials, for a net gain of $6.3 billion.
Council also approves report on avian flu preparations, recommending prioritization of workers to receive vaccines.
The budget was mentioned as one of the major issues Democrats will take up after they complete their "100 hours" agenda.
Inspector general's report calls for multiple management improvements.