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VA opposes bill to let veterans hire lawyers

Legislation being pushed in House and Senate would allow vets to use legal counsel to help in obtaining benefits.

Subpanel votes to remove disaster housing from FEMA

Bill would shift responsibility to HUD and would allow only three emergency housing trailers per site to avoid crowding.

Negotiators reach deal on supplemental spending bill

Senate appropriators agree to trim $14.4 billion from their version of bill to meet Bush's demands.

Corporate disaster response team hailed as model of efficiency

Time to fix communications infrastructure in typical scenario is less than 24 hours, AT&T officials say.

Bill to reopen FAA labor negotiations fails

National Air Traffic Controllers Association vows to continue the fight against the contract the agency recently implemented.

VA cuts telework, bans employee-owned computers

Moves by VA Secretary James Nicholson are intended to prevent security breaches.

Iraq IG cites successes in reconstruction oversight

Legislators call for more congressional hearings to probe alleged fraud and mismanagement.

House panel votes to untangle bureaucratic language

Bill would require agencies to use plain language writing so ordinary citizens could understand regulations.

Moving Target

Cost and maintenance questions linger for airliner missile defense.

Management structure contributed to VA data breach, observers say

With Congress investigating one of the nation’s largest data breaches, former VA officials blame a weak IT management structure.