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House negotiators agree to drop provision limiting IGs to seven-year terms.
Mark Borkowski, a veteran government manager, will now lead the multibillion-dollar virtual fence project.
Majority expect the presidential transition to hinder progress.
Management specialists applaud what appears to be a continued focus on program performance and results.
Congress unlikely to act on pick before its fall recess.
Democratic nominee issues plan to shift jobs from middle management to front lines, cut contract spending.
House Democrats would fund most federal government programs at fiscal 2008 levels until March 6, unless Congress acts before that.