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New Smithsonian inspector general to report to board

Previous IG resigned earlier this month in the midst of an investigation into Smithsonian salaries, expenses and business ventures.

Program to verify workers’ immigration status shows promise

Lawmaker concerned that the program could provide inaccurate results once it is expanded to more employers.

Coast Guard authorization bill sails through House panel

Bill would allow service to be on a path to modernization in 15, rather than 25, years.

Senate approves Wall Street executive as new Treasury chief

Henry Paulson has pledged to trim the budget deficit and push China to reform its currency policy.

Panel finds performance-based contracts implemented poorly

Forty percent were wrongly counted toward OMB quota.

Bid to keep FEMA within DHS gains momentum

White House has opposed the idea of FEMA’s removal from the department.

Is It All Hooey?

The best management theory might simply be to take your own advice.

Senators face trade offs to fund border security plan

Appropriators cut funding for some major homeland security programs, including first responder grants, to boost border efforts.

Army chief says tardiness passing spending bills is costly

Funding delays and reductions have required cuts in travel and other programs to cover urgent needs, Schoomaker says.

House member weighing legislation in response to VA data breach

Possibilities include changes to information security law and linking compliance with IT policies to performance reviews.