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Lawmakers steer NASA funding toward science mission

Mission to one of Jupiter’s moons and other former priorities overshadowed by emphasis on manned trip to Mars, critics argue.

Report: ICE computer upgrade meeting most requirements

Potential for problems still exists if good management practices aren’t followed, GAO says.

GAO: Pundit contract and video news stories broke spending rules

Education Department placed in funding violation database for fiscal 2004.

Panel: Agency need not subsidize high-speed telework

A labor union wanted the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to pay half of monthly high-speed Internet costs for teleworkers.

Senate panel passes SBA reauthorization

Bill would strengthen federal authority to prosecute large corporations that illegally gain small business loans from the agency.

Bill to eliminate inefficient programs pulled from House floor

Critic calls bill a “copout,” saying it passes work Congress should do off on commissions.

Committee OKs bill creating database to track federal spending

Similar measure adopted in the House last month would only cover federal grants.

Senate panel approves FEMA overhaul measure

Bill would keep agency within DHS, give administrator a direct advisory role with the president.

Appropriators reject DHS funds transfer request

Federal Protective Service told to consider longer-term planning, explore fee increases.

IRS to cut estate tax auditing workforce with buyouts

Legislators question agency’s plan to cut nearly half of estate tax lawyers by Sept. 30.