Legislation passed Wednesday also includes several provisions affecting senior executives’ pay and benefits.
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Significant issues remain for the proposed cybersecurity legislation, which is competing with at least two other issues for a vote before recess.
The battles over country-of-origin and GMO labels have intensified in Congress this summer.
The president makes birther jokes and shows his confidence on his diplomatic trip.
They want everyone else to stop, too.
Echoes of Benghazi are heard in debate over duplicative costs.
House chairman plans to meet with his Senate counterparts Tuesday.
Lawmakers also plan to take up budget fix Wednesday to help department avoid closing hospitals this summer.
Plan would create commission on using agency data to improve programs.
Neither chamber wants to pass the other's bill, so a 60-day measure has emerged as a possible fallback.