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Senators seek probe of Federal Protective Service budget issues

Lawmakers ask GAO to look into the service’s placement, and its ability to manage contract guards.

Nonprofit wins grant to offer federal management training

The $4 million award also will go toward bringing speakers to educate young people about public service.

OMB: Financial system consolidation already tested

Over the past decade, seven large agencies have moved to shared service centers for financial management systems, administration officials say.

Senator introduces contracting reform legislation

Bill would limit subcontracting, boost competition and transparency, and address acquisition workforce problems.

GSA weighing tiered fee structure for telecom contracts

Such an arrangement would allow agencies that receive fewer services to pay lower overhead.

Report: Emergency health officers strained for time to train

More than half of the officers who responded to the 2005 hurricanes lacked previous deployment experience, IG finds.

DHS seeks to expand information-sharing program

Involving more agencies would facilitate faster exchanges of knowledge about cyber-threats and attacks, official says.

Geographic Cure

The emergency medical system returns home, hopefully to better health.

Payouts to NASA contractors questioned

Officials have failed to tie award fees, which average 90 percent of the maximum amount allowed, to program outcomes, GAO finds.

Google moves ahead with plan to open up federal Web sites

Three government entities are now using a publicly available tool to make reams of information more accessible to Internet searchers.