Results 6531-6540 of 10104

Interrogation work by TSA nominee's firm under review

Congressional staffers are investigating whether Harding's former consulting company had ties to the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq.

Republican senators divided on earmark ban

Meeting comes after House GOP lawmakers pledged not to take any earmarks for one year.

House likely will pass health care overhaul this weekend.

Bill ties Cadillac tax to feds’ health care costs

Reform legislation will study FEHBP costs to gauge which insurance plans should include excise tax.

Posting information online could preempt FOIA requests

Technology can help agencies tackle new queries and backlogs, federal officials tell lawmakers.

From Nextgov.com: Napolitano freezes spending for high-tech border security project

Secretary cites cost overruns and missed deadlines as reasons to move $50 million in Recovery Act funding for the first phase of SBInet to pay for proven technologies.

White House details ethics agreement with TSA nominee

Harding will have three levels of recusals for dealing with the contracting business he founded in 2003 and the clients and partners of that business.

Senate approves FAA rider to return unspent earmarks

Plan would require OMB to determine how many similar earmarks there are governmentwide.

Committee to review gaps in contractor suspension and debarment

Three recent IG reports have found major deficiencies in the system for preventing unethical contractors from getting on the government payroll.

SEC chief backs self-funding

Plan would allow the commission to retain the fees it collects.

The bill’s sponsor, Rep. Jason Chaffetz, says he is not trying to get feds fired.

Lawmakers, employee groups clash over tax bill

Opponents say legislation banning tax delinquents from government service could unfairly target federal employees.