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IT management approach at VA sparks conflict

Department official defends decision to diverge from approach recommended by oversight committee and consulting firm.


XBRL could take the sting out of organizing and analyzing financial data.

Treasury union members rally against outsourcing tax collection

Contractors cost more and present privacy risks, union argues.

Pentagon likely to appeal ruling blocking labor relations reforms

Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England says he anticipated decision overturning parts of the department’s new personnel system.

Homeland Security gets help strengthening financial controls

PricewaterhouseCoopers wins contract worth up to $42 million to help address systemic accounting problems.

Senators demand classified briefing on ports deal

Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff says he will be personally involved in new review of U.S. port operations sale.

Judge overturns Defense labor relations reforms

Decision echoes August ruling in case involving challenge to Homeland Security system.

Court rules that IRS inappropriately outsourced mailroom work

Agency and union have 30 days to file proposals for a remedy.

Growth in earmarks limits agencies’ flexibility

Increase has been driven by the budget-neutral practice of directing agencies where to spend money, without boosting funding.

GAO: Feds lack data on emergency response grants

Investment justifications now required for urban area security grants provide more information on state spending, official says.