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Lawmakers fight policies limiting conferences in resort destinations

Nevada and Florida senators say such policies unfairly discriminate against locations that may be convenient and cost-effective.


Conferees face multiyear fighter decision

Differing approaches to procuring Navy F/A-18E/F Super Hornets could become an issue during House-Senate negotiations on defense policy bill.

CBO sees deficits beyond 10-year window

Health care bill likely would lead to increases in the deficit during the following decade, analysis says.

Business group urges reform of Pentagon contract requirements process

Report suggests more dialogue on cost and technical feasibility.

Senate committee will tackle Postal Service financial woes

Panel will consider on Wednesday a bill that would help the agency cover the costs of employees’ retirement health benefits.

Official forecasts special operations procurement needs

Defense review will examine gaps in equipment and technology for the Special Operations Command.

House stays on schedule with spending bills

Appropriations bills are moving along in the Senate, which is likely to take up the fiscal 2010 Energy and Water Appropriations bill next week.

Bill to reduce improper payments reintroduced

Legislation would require greater agency oversight and financial incentives for recovered funds.

FEMA’s response to formaldehyde discovery impeded timely resolution, IG says

Agency delayed testing for health problems associated with trailers to craft a communications strategy.

Defense authorization bill clears Senate

Measure provides $680 billion for the military.