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House panel votes to repeal DHS personnel overhaul

Move comes weeks after department announced its intentions to move ahead with portions of the new system.

GSA chief grilled over potential Hatch Act violations

Lurita Doan tells lawmakers she can't remember details of Jan. 26 meeting at a GSA facility during which political issues were discussed.

Lawmaker unveils bill to overhaul flood insurance program

The 38-year-old program suffered massive losses in the aftermath of hurricanes Katrina and Rita.

NTEU to represent 1,400 federal airport screeners

Union hopes to expand representation of TSA employees, as rival labor organization notes it has been active in the agency for five years.

GSA chief to go on offensive at House hearing

Key GOP panel member says allegations against Lurita Doan will not stand up to scrutiny.

IRS chief says 2006 tax season taxing the agency

Late changes in the law and other factors conspired to place this season among the most difficult in memory, commissioner says.

Feds report job and pay satisfaction

Majority of survey respondents see benefits to pay for performance systems, but many are not confident of successful implementation.

Lack of detention space hinders efforts to track fugitive immigrants

Inspector general recommends more resources, notes number of fugitives rose nearly 88 percent from 2001 to 2006.

Audit: Emergency communications project imperiled

Uncertain funding mechanisms and a poor governing structure are among the problems jeopardizing the effort to create a wireless network for first responders.

Chief of the Smithsonian resigns

Departure comes amid controversy over unauthorized spending on items such as private jet travel.