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Gene Dodaro, comptroller general of the Government Accountability Office, testifies before the Senate Banking Committee Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2009.

GAO's High-Risk List Adds IT Acquisition and Veteran Health Care

Multiple Capitol Hill sources confirmed to Nextgov that IT acquisition and operations and veteran health care are now included.

Play of the Day: Sometimes, a Family Name Can Be a Detriment

Jeb Bush has a famous name, but are Americans tired of that name?

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., hasn't shared how he plans to proceed.

These Are Republicans' Options for Averting a Shutdown at DHS

GOP leaders have two legislative weeks before a partial shutdown.

U.S. Army soldiers patrol in Afghanistan.

Looming Defense Cuts Threaten GOP Budget Unity

The party has little room for error in its bid to pass a budget, and sequestration isn't making it any easier.

Private Groups Spent $5.1 Million on Free Trips for Congress in 2014

The total cost is down from 2013, but the number of trips has gone up.

Veteran Charged With Threatening to Open Fire Inside Capitol

Law-enforcement agents took a Maryland man into custody, stating that he made threats to shoot a Hill employee and others.

Rep. Donna Edwards, D-Md., is leading efforts to roll back the increases.

Lawmakers Push to Repeal Feds' Pension Contribution Hikes

Democrats introduce a bill that would reverse two recent increases.

House Approves Bill to Curb Regulation, Despite Veto Threat

'Unfunded mandate' measure would step up requirements for disclosure of cost calculations.

Play of the Day: Hillary Clinton Weighs In On Vaccinations... And Other Things

The former State Department head took to Twitter to point out some obvious facts.

"You would think Paris would have given them some additional motivation to pass a clean Homeland Security bill, but not so," House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said.

Democrats Flip the Script on Security Spending

They attempt to use Paris, Islamic State, and 9/11 in debate over DHS bill and immigration.