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Panelists suggest focus on job performance first, pay later

Compensation may not be the strongest motivation for doing good work, observers say.

As FAA seeks to add controllers, union pleads for contract

Lawmakers don’t commit to taking action, but pledge more hearings.

Commission issues guidebook on data security

Federal Trade Commission stands ready to help agencies craft security plans that meet their needs, chairwoman says.

SBA official opposes proposed disaster lending reforms

House bill would let private lenders process SBA loans, require a response plan that addresses past staffing and logistical problems.

Coast Guard aims to hire more contract oversight officials

Agency has already recruited more people to ensure better management of fleet modernization, IG says.

Dems seek funding boost for Afghanistan, domestic programs

Bill would set a timetable for withdrawal from Iraq by next fall; White House threatens a veto.

Guarding the Purse Strings

Members of Congress are making the earmark process more transparent, but they’re still asserting their authority to direct money to special projects.

GSA acquisition chief may face steep learning curve

Critics say Molly Wilkinson lacks the necessary experience to succeed as the chief acquisition officer.

Rail representatives rip DHS grants bureaucracy

Amtrak inspector general highlights vast differences between airport and ground transit security.

Defense officials catalog acquisition initiatives

Many of the programs listed in a report to Congress reflect long-running department efforts or implement basic concepts.