Two court cases have complicated the definition of which workers qualify for probationary terms, report says.
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Industry leaders say some of the proposals will needlessly tie the hands of contracting officers.
Justice Department's Daniel Metcalfe, who is retiring after serving under four presidents, says agencies need to disclose information responsibly.
DHS office and four agencies lack sufficient information to even assess the extent of their financial management problems, auditors say.
Report highlights role of Congress in requesting studies that generated $23 billion in benefits over six months.
Department was the first Cabinet agency to win top scores across all the main categories on the Bush administration’s quarterly management score card.
Geospatial agency shifts with the times: buys images, gives them away.
Department needs better systems for reporting contracts and a stronger strategy to oversee a major border security project, inspectors say.
Library of Congress officials say it is essential that libraries continue to exist.
Agencies are moving to non-GSA contract vehicles to meet their IT needs, analysts find.