Congressman calls hearing to look into failures with $167 million IT project.
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HHS secretary-designate and her husband paid $7,040 in back taxes and $878 in interest for 2005, 2006 and 2007 after a certified public accountant found the errors.
Congressional switchboard operators have not seen any noticeable spike in calls.
The volume and complexity of procurement requirements threaten to overwhelm nascent workforce gains.
Auditors find delays and cost overruns in major weapons programs.
If confirmed, Ashton Carter would take over weapons buying at a time when President Obama and Capitol Hill leaders are pushing for major changes in the way the Defense Department does business.
The 2007 provision requires Homeland Security to ensure that all U.S.-bound containers are scanned abroad by 2012.
Bills would place cyber adviser in White House, regulate private network security .
Defense, State and USAID say they are committed to success of common procurement database.
Escalating drug-related violence in Mexico could trigger demagoguery in U.S. politics.