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Majority leader: Senate will stay in session until debt-ceiling bill is passed

Chamber will work on weekends to get deal done by Aug. 2 deadline.

OMB sets guidelines for telework security

Document gives agencies leeway to develop their own policies, but establishes parameters for keeping information safe outside the office.

Obama threatens veto of balanced budget bill

Legislation would require passage of constitutional amendment before the debt limit is raised.

S&P puts chances of U.S. credit downgrade at 50 percent

Statement comes after Moody's warns it is reviewing U.S. credit.

Salazar meets with tribal leaders to discuss land trust lawsuit settlement

The move is a first step in resolving the 15-year class action over government’s management of Indian accounts and land trusts.

Obama presses urgency on debt

President complains that the Hill 'has run up the credit card.'

Veterans have long wait times for mental health services, studies find

'Significantly high number' of patients waited for more than a month during 2010, IG says.

House approves $1 billion cut to nuclear agency funding

Most of the reductions would impact NNSA's nonproliferation and weapons accounts.

Controversial radiation monitors to cost DHS another $300 million

The equipment, intended to detect radiation and nuclear materials, may not have undergone sufficient testing.

Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and other officials are being asked to provide more information.

Federal employees report being in the dark on debt ceiling

Group says public servants are concerned about a default’s impact on pay and benefits.