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Postal Service does not foresee layoffs despite pressures

Lawmakers express concern about potential measures to cut labor costs, which take up 80 percent of the agency’s budget.

Senators unveil measure requiring agencies to cut energy use

Bill would force the government to take several steps toward energy efficiency, including boosting renewable energy purchases.

Defense official urges use of GSA contract vehicle

Offerings could help Pentagon fulfill congressional mandate for contracting with small firms owned by service-disabled veterans.

Katrina reconstruction effort lacks long-term strategy

Project is at a “critical turning point," GAO official says; Louisiana senator takes hard line on funds for rebuilding levees.

Human capital officers' council outlines structural changes

Group’s annual report to lawmakers notes extended involvement in training academy, realignment of subcommittees.

Union, immigration agency move toward new contract

Agency still is operating under an agreement reached before the formation of the Homeland Security Department.

Clinton’s management ideas echo ‘reinventing government’ effort

Observers welcome early focus on federal management, look for details on proposal to trim 500,000 contractors.

IRS seeks to guide taxpayers to Internet and phone help

Plan would aim to preserve access to face-to-face consultations, but expand use of less costly services.

Agencies’ cybersecurity scores on the rise

Eight still fail annual review; lawmaker exploring ways to provide incentives for good grades.

Walking the Talk

Getting first responders on the same wavelength requires more than just new technology.