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Little fixes can make a big difference in public satisfaction with government services.

NIH bill would establish electronic research tracking system

New “common fund” would target studies cutting across institutes.

DHS aims to keep more about security clearance applications secret

Proposed exemption from Privacy Act cites potential threats to national security.

Panels suggest new approach to IT consolidation

Task forces recommend adoption of uniform standards, rather than moves to shared services centers.

Pentagon may seek an extension of labor relations deadline

Lengthy regulation development process, and delays caused by court case, may mean more time is needed, deputy secretary says.

Senator says he wants to probe per diem rates

Concern that feds may be pocketing excess per diem dollars spurs legislator’s interest in review.

DHS names cybersecurity czar

Gregory Garcia will be responsible for coordinating the government’s IT security policies.

Panelists: Threat advisory system too focused on air travel

Warning in response to August plot to bomb planes should have extended to other types of transportation, analyst says.

Customs bureau merges trade activities into new office

Reorganization is aimed at better use of existing resources; will not result in additional trade inspectors.

Senior execs pan performance pay system

Half of respondents to a survey said their agencies are using quota systems to distribute ratings, despite a prohibition.