Moves by VA Secretary James Nicholson are intended to prevent security breaches.
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Legislators call for more congressional hearings to probe alleged fraud and mismanagement.
Bill would require agencies to use plain language writing so ordinary citizens could understand regulations.
Cost and maintenance questions linger for airliner missile defense.
With Congress investigating one of the nation’s largest data breaches, former VA officials blame a weak IT management structure.
Rank and file also complain of long hours and vertigo; agency says some of the policies cited in complaints have been changed.
Committee praises provisions for small business purchases.
Lurita Doan pledges to get prospective contractors listed on schedules within 30 days.
Vote on legislation requiring negotiations with union expected Wednesday; agency already has implemented contract.
Eventually, agencies will be graded on whether they make unconventional work arrangements available to employees.