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Review: Security flaws place DHS inspectors’ laptops at risk

Weak inventory procedures and security policies contribute to vulnerability of inspector general laptops containing sensitive information.

Report points to flaws in regulatory agency's IT security

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission agrees to fix weaknesses, but argues password problems are minimal.

Time running out to nominate a Democrat to labor board

Senate Democrats urge President Bush to make an appointment for the required slot.

DHS updates purchase card requirements

Investigators called upon DHS to make changes over summer, in response to reports of fraudulent use of cards after Hurricane Katrina.

New IT agreements may reduce DHS reliance on interagency contracts

Department also is working to hire more acquisition workers to oversee contracts, officials say in response to GAO report.

GOP leader reminded of pledge to boost health, education funding

House Republican moderates are asking for an additional $3 billion; decision likely to wait until after the elections.

Auditors: ICE financial management a work in progress

Bureau’s chief financial officer helping to set a positive tone and actively track progress, reviewers find.

Congress prepared to trim Defense business agency’s budget

Officials say the cuts are not likely to prevent the agency from reaching its goals.

Contracting problems cited for Iraq construction failures

Officials blame raw sewage oozing from police barracks and large cost overruns on lack of oversight.

New Amtrak chief urges more funding

Rail service’s biggest challenge now is lack of capital to finance projects such as bridge and tunnel replacement.