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Bush signs supplemental spending bill

Measure to provide war, border security, Gulf Coast recovery and avian flu funding also sets discretionary spending cap for fiscal 2007.

FEMA abandons target date for full staffing

New director says he is no longer sure when agency will be near full capacity, cites bureaucracy as a problem.

Report: Telework could bring financial benefit to agencies

But a lack of support is hampering growth of the work-from-home concept in the government, consultants say.

VA security policies lack enforcement teeth, legislator says

Department directive issued last week restricts the transmission of agency data.

Lawmakers seek more precision in TSA’s terrorist watch list

Failure of program to expedite screening for frequent fliers to move past development stage also frustrates legislators.

Panel blasts FEMA over new, higher fraud estimate

Agency typically has held its waste and fraud rate to between 1 percent and 3 percent, but Katrina overwhelmed systems, official says.

Senate approves change in future war funding

Measure designed to steer Pentagon away from hefty emergency funding requests; would affect the fiscal 2008 budget.

SBA seeks comments on proposed women-owned business program

Implementation would satisfy November court order.

Smithsonian leader faces scrutiny over salaries, film contract

Institution's board this week reiterated its support for the contract.

Hey, Tough Guy

Good leaders know when to crack down.