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Congressional staff members gather tips on oversight

Groups are offering advice to help legislators make good on promises for more aggressive reviews of executive branch activities.

Kerry pledges to overhaul SBA in chairman's role

Senator says other priorities include improving federal contracting opportunities for veterans, women and minorities.

Senator accuses FDA nominee of withholding information

Candidate to lead the agency failed to cooperate with an investigation of the antibiotic Ketek, Sen. Charles Grassley says.

Hurricane season closes without major incident

FEMA director pledges continuing improvements; agency on the brink of filling all of its regional director positions.

IG: Defense broke buying rules with purchases through NASA

Nearly 90 percent of orders reviewed violated rules on competition, funding and record-keeping.

Church and State

How much should federal managers let faith be their guide?

Immigration services bureau loses thousands of records

As many as 30,000 citizenship applications may have been processed without the proper files, auditors conclude.

Security agency to eliminate millions in retention allowances

Decision to cut program will affect about 700 police and investigators at the Federal Protective Service.

Program for disabled, blind, renamed to better reflect mission

Officials say new name for JWOD Program is unrelated to a recent fraud incident.

DHS official urges caution on sharing of biometric info

The intelligence and law enforcement communities need access to information, but ethics concerns must be addressed.