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Contractors caught gaming the system avoid punishment

Eight months after GAO finds fraud in the service-disabled veteran-owed small business program, not a single firm has been suspended.

DHS bottom-up review is long on ambition, short on detail

Lawmakers expected a roadmap for improving management and efficiency.

Obey answers GOP skeptics, plans markup next week

House Appropriations Committee is expected to consider the top-line funding levels for all 12 annual spending bills.

Some names to lead Consumer Bureau start to circulate

Harvard University law professor Elizabeth Warren appears to be the frontrunner.

White House touts advanced vehicle technology investment

Energy report shows federal funding for electric battery research yields economic dividends.

Administration cites progress reining in procurement costs

Contract spending increased by 4 percent in fiscal 2009, a considerably lower growth rate than in prior years.

From Nextgov.com: NASA announces contests to unearth technological advances

Winners will receive millions of dollars in prize money for developing innovations in satellite launch technology, energy storage and robotics.

“We must eliminate real and perceived conflicts within the organization,” said Interior Secretary Ken Salazar.

Interior submits MMS reorganization plan to Congress

Restructuring aims to eliminate conflicts of interest in offshore energy management.

Senator: Budget enforcement package possible

The House passed a measure earlier this month capping discretionary spending for fiscal 2011 at $1.121 trillion.