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Lawmakers seek more precision in TSA’s terrorist watch list

Failure of program to expedite screening for frequent fliers to move past development stage also frustrates legislators.

Panel blasts FEMA over new, higher fraud estimate

Agency typically has held its waste and fraud rate to between 1 percent and 3 percent, but Katrina overwhelmed systems, official says.

Senate approves change in future war funding

Measure designed to steer Pentagon away from hefty emergency funding requests; would affect the fiscal 2008 budget.

SBA seeks comments on proposed women-owned business program

Implementation would satisfy November court order.

Smithsonian leader faces scrutiny over salaries, film contract

Institution's board this week reiterated its support for the contract.

Hey, Tough Guy

Good leaders know when to crack down.

Fraudulent Katrina aid may exceed $1 billion

GAO revises its estimate of improper payments in FEMA disaster assistance program upward, to as much as $1.4 billion.

Top Democrat says he would lead oversight panel in bipartisan manner

Postal reform bill is an example of a substantive measure that could be handled without partisan fighting, Waxman says.

Auditors blame VA data breach on security flaws

Inspector general reports have noted information security vulnerabilities at the agency since 1997.

House votes to block outsourcing of tax collections

Transportation-Treasury appropriations bill provision would freeze 2007 funding for contractor program.