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Senate panel OKs bill to establish Justice cold case offices

FBI office would investigate unsolved civil rights-era murder cases, and separate Justice Department office would prosecute them.

Agencies push to meet IT security deadline

Office of Management and Budget memo outlines steps for agencies to improve the security of sensitive information.

Senate confirms veteran procurement official for OMB post

Paul Denett promises to focus on emergency contracting, acquisition workforce issues.

Senate approves measures to improve Defense accountability

Spending bill amendment limiting the annual military travel budget to $70 million passes by voice vote.

IG recommends early contracting personnel involvement in reconstruction

Contingency procurement rules and a unified contracting entity also could improve post-conflict response, report says.

Red Carpet Treatment

Agencies should put themselves in their clients’ shoes.

Legislator urges extra oversight of TSA contract management

Report describing possible overpayment for explosives detection illustrates the need for more review, House member says.

Navy names new intranet chief

Rear Adm. Timothy Flynn will come to Washington this fall from the San Diego-based Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command.

Lawmakers question Boeing’s ethical commitments

In light of a recent settlement agreement, senators probe, and largely accept, company’s intentions.

Advocates seek broader protections for chemical plant whistleblowers

Language in chemical security bill does not offer enough outlets for reporting wrongdoing, watchdog groups say.